Tuesday 11 August 1987
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jemima West and Cyrille Maret.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For by U2.
In UK La Bamba by Los Lobos was in the top 5 hits.
Dirty Dancing, directed by Emile Ardolino, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Life And Death In Shanghai by Nien Cheng was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Steel Riders.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Karyssia: Queen of Diamonds or 4th & Inches.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Brazil - Student�s Day, Lawyer�s Day, Foundation of the Law Studies in Brazil
- Zimbabwe - Heroes Day
- Taiwan - Valentine's Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Tiburtius
- St. Chromatius
- St. Equitius
- St. Gery/Gaugericus
- St. Susanna
- Jemima West
- Cyrille Maret
- Jemima West: TV Actress.
- Alyssa Alano: Filipino actress and singer (Viva Hot Babes).
- Shouta Aoi: Japanese singer-songwriter and voice actor.
- Maris Mägi: Estonian sprinter.
- Dany N'Guessan: French footballer.
- Drew Storen: American baseball player.
- Adam Thomas: Soap Opera Actor.
- France and Great-Britain send minesweepers to Persian Gulf
- Economist Alan Greenspan takes office as Chairman of the Federal Reserve Board.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- U2 - I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For
- Madonna - Who's That Girl
- George Michael - I Want Your Sex
- Suzanne Vega - Luka
- Los Lobos - La Bamba
- T'Pau - Heart And Soul
- Richard Marx - Don't Mean Nothing
- The Jets - Cross My Broken Heart
- Debbie Gibson - Only In My Dreams
- Gloria Estefan - Rhythm Is Gonna Get You
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