Wednesday February 11, 1987
US date format: 2/11/1987, UK date format: 11/2/1987
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 11, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include José Callejón and Ebba Busch.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Livin' On A Prayer by Bon Jovi.
In UK I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) by George Michael & Aretha Franklin was in the top 5 hits.
Some Kind of Wonderful, directed by Howard Deutch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while It by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Gung Ho.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Falsion or NES Open Tournament Golf.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 11, 1987?
- World Day of the Sick.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Our Lady of Lourdes.
- National Foundation Day in Japan (See Holidays of Japan.)
- National Youth Day in Cameroon.
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- England beats Australia 2-0 to win the World Series Cup.
- British Airways is privatised and listed on the London Stock Exchange.
- US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
- The Constitution of the Philippines goes into effect.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 11, 1987?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bon Jovi - Livin' On A Prayer
- Madonna - Open Your Heart
- Cyndi Lauper - Change Of Heart
- Samantha Fox - Touch Me (I Want Your Body)
- Georgia Satellites - Keep Your Hands To Yourself
- Chicago - Will You Still Love Me?
- Billy Vera - At This Moment (Live)
- Huey Lewis & The News - Jacob's Ladder
- Boston - We're Ready
- Lionel Richie - Ballerina Girl
Top #5 songs in the UK
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 11If February 11, 1987 is your birthday you're 33 years, 7 months, 10 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 21 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?