Sunday April 13, 1986
US date format: 4/13/1986, UK date format: 13/4/1986
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 13, 1986). 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 Andrea Edwards and Lorenzo Cain.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Rock Me Amadeus by Falco.
In UK A Different Corner by George Michael was in the top 5 hits.
Dream Lovers, directed by Tony Au, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Texas by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Magnus.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Aliens: The Computer Game or Alter Ego.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 13, 1986?
- Patty Sheehan wins LPGA Kyocera Inamori Golf Classic.
- 50th Golf Masters Championship: Jack Nicklaus wins, shooting a 279.
- Boston Celtics end season with a 40-1 home win record.
- Spanish Grand Prix decided by 0.014 of a second.
- Stephen Stucker: Actor (Trading Places, Airplane).
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 13, 1986?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Falco - Rock Me Amadeus
- Prince - Kiss
- Bangles - Manic Monday
- John Cougar Mellencamp - R.O.C.K. In The U.S.A. (A Salute To 60's Rock)
- INXS - What You Need
- Robert Palmer - Addicted To Love
- Sly Fox - Let's Go All The Way
- Pet Shop Boys - West End Girls
- The Rolling Stones - Harlem Shuffle
- Force M.D.'s - Tender Love
Top #4 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Prince And The Revolution - Kiss
- The Gap Band - Going In Circles
- Janet Jackson - What Have You Done For Me Lately
- New Edition - A Little Bit Of Love (Is All It Takes)
- Nu Shooz - I Can't Wait
- The Jets - Crush On You
- Teddy Pendergrass - Love 4/2
- Stephanie Mills - I Have Learned To Respect The Power Of Love
- Stevie Wonder - Overjoyed
- Falco - Rock Me Amadeus
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next April 13If April 13, 1986 is your birthday you're 34 years, 5 months, 7 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 24 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?