Friday June 12, 1987

US date format: 6/12/1987, UK date format: 12/6/1987

We've performed the most in-depth research possibile on June 12, 1987, here's what our experts found out: it was Friday, under the sign of Gemini (see zodiac on June 12, 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 Abbey Lee and Julia Dujmovits. In that special week of June people in US were listening to Always by Atlantic Starr. In UK I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me) by Whitney Houston was in the top 5 hits. Spaceballs, directed by Mel Brooks, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1987 while Heiress by Janet Dailey was one of the best selling book. If you liked videogames you were probably playing F-1 Spirit: The Way To Formula-1 or Auf Wiedersehen Monty.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Blessed Ternan, bishop, confessor [ GTZ: Scotland]
  • Blessed John of Sahagun, hermit, confessor
  • Roman Empire ? sixth day of the Vestalia in honor of Vesta
  • Philippines ? Araw ng Kalayaan (Independence Day) 1898
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Events

  • During a visit to Berlin, Germany, U.S. President Ronald Reagan challenges Soviet Premier Mikhail Gorbachev to tear down the Berlin Wall.
  • The Central African Republic's former Emperor Jean-Bedel Bokassa is sentenced to death for crimes he had committed during his 13-year rule.

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Movies

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Spaceballs

Spaceballs

Release year: 1987

Directed by: Mel Brooks

Starring: Mel Brooks, John Candy, Rick Moranis, Bill Pullman

Country: United States of America

The Living Daylights

The Living Daylights

Release year: 1987

Directed by: John Glen

Starring: Timothy Dalton, Maryam d'Abo, Jeroen Krabbé, Joe Don Baker

Country: United States of America

Muqaddar Ka Faisla

Muqaddar Ka Faisla

Release year: 1987

Directed by: Prakash Mehra

Starring: Raaj Kumar, Rakhee Gulzar, Raj Babbar, Tina Ambani

Straight to Hell

Straight to Hell

Release year: 1987

Directed by: Alex Cox

Starring: Sy Richardson, Joe Strummer, Dick Rude, Courtney Love

Rock 'n' Roll Nightmare

Rock 'n' Roll Nightmare

Release year: 1987

Directed by: John Fasano

Starring: Jon Mikl Thor, Jillian Peri, Frank Dietz, David Lane

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Books

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Heiress by Janet Dailey

Heiress

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In Heiress, two sisters meet at the funeral of one of the most prestigious men in the country, Dean Lawson, their father.

Windmills Of The Gods by Sidney Sheldon

Windmills Of The Gods

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She's on the glinting edge of East-West confrontation, a beautiful and accomplished scholar who has suddenly become our newest ambassador to an Iron Curtain country, a woman who is about to

The Timothy Files by Lawrence Sanders

The Timothy Files

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Three novellas about private investigator Timothy Cone, whose business is other people’s business . . . and who believes that no crime should go unpunished Haldering & Co.,

The Fitzgeralds And The Kennedys by Doris Kearns Goodwin

The Fitzgeralds And The Kennedys

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"The Fitzgeralds and the Kennedys" is the sweeping history of two immigrant families, their rise to become potent political dynasties, and the marriage that brought the two together to found the

The Ladies Of Missalonghi by Colleen McCullough

The Ladies Of Missalonghi

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Sometimes fairy toles can come true-even for plain,shy spinsters like Missy Wright. Neither as pretty as cousin Alicianor as domineering as mother Drusilla, she seems doomed to aquiet life of

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

F-1 Spirit: The Way To Formula-1

F-1 Spirit: The Way To Formula-1

Platform: MSX home computer

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Konami

Auf Wiedersehen Monty

Auf Wiedersehen Monty

Platform: Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, MSX, Commodore 16

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Gremlin Graphics

Grange Hill

Grange Hill

Platform: Commodore 64 ZX Spectrum Amstrad CPC

Genre: Adventure

Garfield: Big Fat Hairy Deal

Garfield: Big Fat Hairy Deal

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Platform

Publisher: The Edge

Bubbler

Bubbler

Platform: ZX Spectrum Amstrad CPC MSX Commodore 64 (cancelled)

Genre: Arcade

Publisher: Ultimate Play The Game

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on June 12, 1987?

On June 12, 1987 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is June 12, 1987?

On June 12, 1987 the zodiac sign was Gemini.

Who was the US President on June 12, 1987?

On June 12, 1987 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 12, 1987?

On June 12, 1987 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on June 12, 1987?

On June 12, 1987 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on June 12, 1987?

On June 12, 1987 several famous people were born including, Abbey Lee, Julia Dujmovits, Seyi Ajirotutu.

What was the number one song in June 12, 1987?

The number one song in the week of June 12, 1987 was Always by Atlantic Starr in US and I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me) by Whitney Houston in UK.

What were the top hits on June 12, 1987?

The top hits on June 12, 1987 were Always by Atlantic Starr, You Keep Me Hangin' On by Kim Wilde, Head To Toe by Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam in US and I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me) by Whitney Houston, Star Trekkin' by The Firm, Hold Me Now by Johnny Logan in UK.