Saturday September 12, 1987

US date format: 9/12/1987, UK date format: 12/9/1987

It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 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 Anna Jagodzinska and Yaroslava Shvedova. In that special week of September people in US were listening to La Bamba by Los Lobos. In UK Never Gonna Give You Up by Rick Astley was in the top 5 hits. Best Seller, directed by John Flynn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987 while Weep No More, My Lady by Mary Higgins Clark was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Frank's Place. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Auf Wiedersehen Monty or Bonecruncher.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Also see September 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Maryland (United States) - Defenders Day
  • Cape Verde - National Day
  • Ethiopia - National Revolution Day (1974)
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Events

  • 101st US Womens Tennis: Martina Navratilova beats Steffi Graf (76 61)
  • Ethiopia adopts constitution
  • Vince Coleman steals his 100th base for third straight year.

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Famous Deaths

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Movies

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Best Seller

Best Seller

Directed by: John Flynn

Starring: James Woods, Brian Dennehy, Victoria Tennant, Allison Balson

Real Men

Real Men

Directed by: Dennis Feldman

Starring: Jim Belushi, John Ritter, Barbara Barrie, Bill Morey

The Princess Bride

The Princess Bride

Directed by: Rob Reiner

Starring: Cary Elwes, Mandy Patinkin, Robin Wright, Chris Sarandon

Country: United States of America

Fatal Attraction

Fatal Attraction

Directed by: Adrian Lyne

Starring: Michael Douglas, Glenn Close, Anne Archer, Ellen Latzen

Country: United States of America

Baby Boom

Baby Boom

Directed by: Charles Shyer

Starring: Diane Keaton, Sam Shepard, Harold Ramis, Kristina Kennedy

TV Series

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Frank's Place

Frank's Place

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Directed by: Helaine Head

Starring: Tim Reid, Robert Harper, Daphne Reid, Francesca P. Roberts

Country: United States of America

G-Force: Guardians of Space

G-Force: Guardians of Space

Fridolin

Fridolin

Star Trek: The Next Generation

Star Trek: The Next Generation

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Starring: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn

Country: United States of America

Tour of Duty

Tour of Duty

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Starring: Terence Knox, Stephen Caffrey, Tony Becker, Miguel A. Núñez Jr.

Country: United States of America

Days to next September 12

If September 12, 1987 is your birthday you're 33 years, 1 month, 19 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 12 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Weep No More, My Lady by Mary Higgins Clark

Weep No More, My Lady

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Elizabeth Lange has arrived at Cypress Point Spa in Pebble Beach, California, weary of heart and soul. Still grieving for her beloved sister, a famous actress who plunged to her death

Sphere by Michael Crichton

Sphere

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“Ingenious and beguiling.”—Time“Crichton keeps us guessing at every turn in his best work since The Andromeda Strain.”—Los Angeles Times“Sphere may be Crichton’s best novel, but even if it ranked only second

Communion by Whitley Strieber

Communion

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Thus begins the most astonishing true-life odyssey ever recorded—one man's riveting account of his extraordinary experiences with visitors from “elsewhere” .

Misery by Stephen King

Misery

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The #1 national bestseller about a famous novelist held hostage by his “number one fan” and suffering a frightening case of writer’s block—that could prove fatal.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Auf Wiedersehen Monty

Auf Wiedersehen Monty

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

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Gremlin Graphics

Bonecruncher

Bonecruncher

Platform: Acorn Electron, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, Commodore Amiga

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Superior Software

China Warrior

China Warrior

Platform: TurboGrafx 16/PC Engine, Virtual Console, PlayStation Network, Mobile phone

Genre: Beat'em up

Publisher: Hudson Soft, NEC

Megami Tensei

Megami Tensei

Platform: Android, Game Boy, Game Boy Color, Game Boy Advance, iOS, Microsoft Windows, MSX, NES, Nintendo DS, Nintendo 3DS, PC Engine, PlayStation, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Porta

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: JP Atlus, Namco; NA Atlus, Aeria Games; EU Atlus, Koei, Ghostlight, NIS America, Sega, Square Enix, Zen United

Final Assault

Final Assault

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

Publisher: Infogrames

Frequently Asked Questions

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

On September 12, 1987 the day of the week was Saturday.

What zodiac sign is September 12, 1987?

On September 12, 1987 the zodiac sign was Virgo.

Who was the US President on September 12, 1987?

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

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

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

Who was the Pope on September 12, 1987?

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

Which famous people are born on September 12, 1987?

On September 12, 1987 several famous people were born including, Anna Jagodzinska, Yaroslava Shvedova, Tyler Hoechlin.

Which famous people died on September 12, 1987?

Famous people died on September 12, 1987 include, John Qualen.

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

The number one song in the week of September 12, 1987 was La Bamba by Los Lobos in US and Never Gonna Give You Up by Rick Astley in UK.

What were the top hits on September 12, 1987?

The top hits on September 12, 1987 were La Bamba by Los Lobos, I Just Can't Stop Loving You by Michael Jackson, Didn't We Almost Have It All by Whitney Houston in US and Never Gonna Give You Up by Rick Astley, Pump Up The Volume / Anitina (The First Time I See She Dance) by MARRS, Wipeout by The Fat Boys & The Beach Boys in UK.


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