Tuesday January 13, 1987
US date format: 1/13/1987, UK date format: 13/1/1987
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 13, 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 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.
Dead of Winter, directed by Arthur Penn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Red Storm Rising by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Unnatural Causes.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dark Sceptre or Dynamite Bowl.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 13, 1987?
- In Sweden, Christmas ends on the 20th day, St. Knut's Day. Children celebrate a party throwing out the Christmas tree (julgransplundring).
- 7 top New York Mafia bosses sentenced to 100 years in prison each
- Seven top New York Mafia bosses including Anthony "Fat Tony" Salerno and Carmine Peruccia are sentenced to 100 years in prison each.
- E van Ruller: Dutch journalist/co-founder (Trouw,...
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 13, 1987?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 13If January 13, 1987 is your birthday you're 33 years, 6 months, 22 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 9 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?