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Wednesday 12 November 1986

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 12, 1986). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Ignazio Abate and Mark Sanchez. In that special week of November people in US were listening to Amanda by Boston. In UK Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From 'Top Gun') by Berlin was in the top 5 hits. Mauvais Sang, directed by Leos Carax, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986 while Perfume by Patrick Suskind was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Monte Carlo. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gemstone Healer or James Bond 007: Goldfinger.
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What the sky looked like on 12 November 1986

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Mauvais Sang

Directed by: Leos Carax

Starring: Michel Piccoli, Juliette Binoche, Denis Lavant, Hans Meyer

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Above the Law

Directed by: Corey Yuen

Starring: Biao Yuen, Cynthia Rothrock, Melvin Wong, Roy Chiao

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The Mosquito Coast

Directed by: Peter Weir

Starring: Harrison Ford, Helen Mirren, River Phoenix, Jadrien Steele

Country: United States

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The Big Easy

Directed by: Jim McBride

Starring: Dennis Quaid, Ellen Barkin, Ned Beatty, John Goodman

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Positive I.D.

Directed by: Andy Anderson

Starring: Stephanie Rascoe Myers, John S. Davies, Steven Fromholz, Lauren Lane

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Monte Carlo

Directed by: 20th_Century_Fox

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Unnatural Causes

Directed by: Robert Malenfant

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Schlupp vom grünen Stern

Day to Day

Przylbice i kaptury

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 November 1986 ?

Holidays:
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Lieven (Leafwini, Lebuin); Josaphat Kuncevyc
  • Also see November 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Bah�'f Faith: Holy Day, Bah�'u'll�h
  • National Holiday: Sun Yat-Sen (observed in China and Taiwan)
  • In the Back To The Future film trilogy, November 12, 1955 is a key date. It is the date of the "famous Hill Valley lightning storm" which sends Marty McFly back to 1985 in his DeLorean time machine, and the date Marty gets his parents together. In Back to the Future Part II, Marty and Doc Brown return to this date to stop Biff Tannen from changing history. Doc Brown hyposthesizes that this date might hold some special significance, being the temporal junction point for the entire space-time
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Roger Clemens wins AL Cy Young Award unanimously
  • Greater Manchester Police announce that they are to search for the bodies of 2 missing children (who both vanished more than 20 years ago) after the Moors Murderers Ian Brady and Myra Hindley confess to 2 more murders.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on November 12, 1986 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1986 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Toda la vida - Franco
  2. Emmanuel - Toda la vida
  3. Juan Gabriel - Yo no se que me paso
  4. Solo el y yo - Pandora
  5. y quien puede ser - Jose Jose
  6. Oiga - Joan Sebastian & Prisma
  7. Daniela Romo - De mi enamorate
  8. Los Yonic's - Corazon vacio
  9. Eva - Lissette
  10. Jose Feliciano - Se me sigue olvidando

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Perfume

By: Patrick Suskind

An acclaimed bestseller and international sensation, Patrick Suskind’s classic novel provokes a terrifying examination of what happens when one man’s indulgence in his greatest passion—his sense of smell—leads to murder.

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James Herriot'S Dog Stories

By: James Herriot

In this very special, heart-warming collection of favorite stories about dogs great and small, James Herriot tells us about his own dogs and all the wonderful people and animals we have

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Whirlwind

By: James Clavell

Whirlwind is the story of three weeks in Tehran in February 1979: three weeks of fanaticism, passion, self-sacrifice and heartbreak. Caught between the revolutionaries and the forces of international intrigue is a team of professional pilots.

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One More Time

By: Carol Burnett

Carol Burnett spent most of her childhood in a Depression-scarred Hollywood neighborhood, where she lived in a single-room apartment with her endearingly batty grandmother, Nanny, a hypochondriacal Christian Scientist with a

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Articfox

Articfox

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, DOS, Apple IIe

Genre: Action, vehicle simulation, first-person shooter

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Bobby Bearing

Bobby Bearing

Platform: ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64

Genre: Arcade adventure

Publisher: The Edge

James Bond 007: Goldfinger

James Bond 007: Goldfinger

Platform: DOS, Apple II, Mac OS

Genre: Text Adventure

Publisher: Mindscape

GBA Championship Basketball: Two-on-Two

GBA Championship Basketball: Two-on-Two

Platform: MS-DOS, Amiga, Apple IIGS, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Activision

Gemstone Healer

Gemstone Healer

Platform: Apple II, Commodore 64

Genre: Action Adventure Game

Publisher: SSI

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Single Bars, Single Women

Studio: Prism Entertainment

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The Money Pit

Studio: MCA Home Video

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The Journey of Natty Gann

Studio: Walt Disney Home Video

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Back to the Future

Studio: MCA Home Video

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Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom

Studio: Paramount Home Video

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