Sunday 12 July 1987
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Renee Phoenix .
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Alone by Heart.
In UK It's A Sin by Pet Shop Boys was in the top 5 hits.
RoboCop, directed by Paul Verhoeven, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Cultural Literacy by E. D. Hirsch Jr was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Hollywood the Golden Years: The RKO Story.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Butasan or Battlefield Germany.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 12 July 1987 ?
- Sveti Petar (St. Peter)
- Sunset and sunrise occur along Manhattan's street grid centerline
- Newfoundland - Orangemen's Day
- Northern Ireland - Battle of the Boyne Day (also known as Orangemen's Day or the Twelfth, see Irish calendar).
- Mongolia - Naadam Holiday (2nd day)
- The "center pivot irrigation day" of Colorado
- Kiribati - Independence Day
- RainMaker Day - Salem, OR.
- Spo TomT and Prfncipe - Independence Day
- 15th du Maurier Golf Classic: Jody Rosenthal
- 1st time in 20 years a delegation from USSR lands in Israel
- 50 white South Africans meets ANCers in Dakar
- 8th US Seniors Golf Open: Gary Player
- Phillies Kent Tekulve pitches his 900th game in relief
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Heart - Alone
- Whitney Houston - I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me)
- Bob Seger - Shakedown
- Kenny G - Songbird
- The System - Don't Disturb This Groove
- Expose - Point Of No Return
- Pseudo Echo - Funkytown
- Crowded House - Something So Strong
- Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam - Head To Toe
- U2 - I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For
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