Tuesday 13 January 1987
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Lee Seung-gi and Parker Croft.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Shake You Down by Gregory Abbott.
In UK Reet Petite by Jackie Wilson was in the top 5 hits.
Platoon, directed by Oliver Stone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Word For Word by Andrew A. Rooney was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Yesterday's Dreams.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Garfield: Big Fat Hairy Deal or Gauntlet (NES).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- In Sweden, Christmas ends on the 20th day, St. Knut's Day. Children celebrate a party throwing out the Christmas tree (julgransplundring).
- Lee Seung-gi: Pop Singer.
- Parker Croft: American film actor and screenwriter.
- Alexandre Pliuschin: Moldovan cyclist.
- Stefano Del Sante: Italian footballer.
- Florica Leonida: Romanian gymnast.
- Daniel Oss: Italian cyclist.
- Alexandre Pliușchin: Moldovan cyclist.
- Marc Staal: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Sven Wetzel: German rugby player.
- Lee Seung Gi: South Korean singer.
- E van Ruller: Dutch journalist/co-founder (Trouw, Loyal), dies.
- 7 top New York Mafia bosses sentenced to 100 years in prison each
- W German police arrest Mohammed Ali Hamadi, suspect in 1985 hijacking
- Seven top New York Mafia bosses including Anthony "Fat Tony" Salerno and Carmine Peruccia are sentenced to 100 years in prison each.
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