Friday 11 April 1986
It was Friday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Stephanie Pratt and Roman Heart.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Rock Me Amadeus by Falco.
In UK Chain Reaction by Diana Ross was in the top 5 hits.
Legend, directed by Ridley Scott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Break In by Dick Francis was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Silver Fang.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Mappy-Land or Mission 660.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 11 April 1986 ?
- Saint Stanislas
- Juan Santamarfa Day, anniversary of his death in the Battle of Rivas (State holiday in Costa Rica).
- Saint Godeberta
- Saint Gemma of Lucca
- The Feast Day of Martyr Antipas in the Greek Orthodox Church.
- Saint Danidl of Grimbergen
- Stephanie Pratt: American reality TV personality.
- Roman Heart: American porn actor.
- Dylan Alvarez: Rapper.
- Dai Greene: Welsh hurdler.
- Lena Schöneborn: German pentathlete.
- A Canadain 1921 50 cent piece auctioned in NYC for $22,000
- KXA-AM in Seattle Washington changes call letters to KRPM
- Dodge Morgan completes nonstop sail solo around the world in 150 days.
- The FBI Miami shootout between eight Federal Bureau of Investigation agents and two heavily-armed and well-trained gunmen.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Falco - Rock Me Amadeus
- Prince - Kiss
- Bangles - Manic Monday
- John Cougar Mellencamp - R.O.C.K. In The U.S.A. (A Salute To 60's Rock)
- INXS - What You Need
- Robert Palmer - Addicted To Love
- Sly Fox - Let's Go All The Way
- Pet Shop Boys - West End Girls
- The Rolling Stones - Harlem Shuffle
- Force M.D.'s - Tender Love
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?