Sunday 13 December 1987
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 13, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include James Eagan Holmes and Michael Socha.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Faith by George Michael.
In UK Always On My Mind by Pet Shop Boys was in the top 5 hits.
Good Morning, Vietnam, directed by Barry Levinson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Legacy by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Die Hausmeisterin.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alex Kidd BMX Trial or The Curse of Sherwood.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 13 December 1987
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Which were the important events of 13 December 1987 ?
- Roman festivals - Tellus was worshipped in the district Carinae at the Esquiline Hill, and a lectisternium or table was spread for Ceres.
- R.C. Saints - memorial of Saint Lucy
- Also see December 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- In the Julian calendar before the Gregorian reform, this was the shortest day and longest night, and widely celebrated as such
- In the Irish calendar the Wednesday, Friday and Saturday following the Feast of Saint Lucy were observed as Quarter tense.
- Malta - Republic Day (since 1974)
- St. Lucia's Day in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland.
- James Eagan Holmes
- Michael Socha: Movie Actor.
- James Holmes: American mass murder suspect, awaiting trial for a mass shooting in an Aurora, Colorado movie theater during a showing of "Batman: The Dark Knight Rises" on 20 July 2012.
- Browns set club record for most points scored in a quarter, 28
- Belgium Christian Democrats (CVP) lose parliamentary election.
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Sport Games on 13 December 1987
- Atlanta Falcons - Los Angeles Rams : 0 - 33
- Buffalo Bills - Indianapolis Colts : 27 - 3
- Cincinnati Bengals - Cleveland Browns : 24 - 38
- Dallas Cowboys - Washington Redskins : 20 - 24
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- George Michael - Faith
- Belinda Carlisle - Heaven Is A Place On Earth
- Richard Marx - Should've Known Better
- Bill Medley - (I've Had) The Time Of My Life
- Whitesnake - Is This Love
- Debbie Gibson - Shake Your Love
- Whitney Houston - So Emotional
- Sting - We'll Be Together
- Jody Watley - Don't You Want Me
- Got My Mind Set On You - George Harrison
Top #10 R&B songs
- System of Survival - Earth, Wind & Fire
- Stevie Wonder - Skeletons
- Roger - I Want To Be Your Man
- Alexander O'Neal - Criticize
- Levert - My Forever Love
- Miles Jaye - Let's Start Love Over
- Natalie Cole - I Live For Your Love
- Whitney Houston - So Emotional
- Michael Jackson - The Way You Make Me Feel
- Tony Terry - She's Fly
Top #10 Latin songs
- Jose Luis Rodriguez - Y TU TAMBIEN LLORARAS
- Beatriz Adriana - La luna sera la luna
- Negra - Roberto Carlos
- Julio Iglesias - Que no se rompa la noche
- PONTE A CANTAR - Jose Feliciano
- PETALO Y ESPINAS - Los Yonic's
- Ahora Te Puedes Marchar - Luis Miguel
- SOY ASI - Jose Jose
- Wilkins - Margarita
- AY AMOR - Ana Gabriel
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