Friday March 13, 1987
US date format: 3/13/1987, UK date format: 13/3/1987
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 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 Kerrie Hayes and Andreas Beck.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Jacob's Ladder by Huey Lewis & The News.
In UK Everything I Own by Boy George was in the top 5 hits.
Withnail & I, directed by Bruce Robinson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Windmills Of The Gods by Sidney Sheldon was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Albert Schweitzer.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Deathlord or Ai Senshi Nicol.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 13, 1987?
- Ice Dance Championship at Cincinnati won by Bestemianova and Bukin (URS)
- Washington Capitals score five goals against Toronto Blue Jays in 3 minutes and 3 seconds.
- John Gotti is acquitted of racketeering.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 13, 1987?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Huey Lewis & The News - Jacob's Ladder
- Linda Ronstadt - Somewhere Out There
- Janet Jackson - Let's Wait Awhile
- Bon Jovi - Livin' On A Prayer
- Club Nouveau - Lean On Me
- Bruce Hornsby - Mandolin Rain
- Bruce Willis - Respect Yourself
- Peter Gabriel - Big Time
- The Jets - You Got It All
- Starship - Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 13If March 13, 1987 is your birthday you're 33 years, 6 months, 13 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 15 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?