Saturday 13 September 1986
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Brian Visser and Brittany Null.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From Top Gun) by Berlin.
In UK Don't Leave Me This Way by The Communards was in the top 5 hits.
Down by Law, directed by Jim Jarmusch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Necessary Losses by Judith Viorst was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Crime Story.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cyberun or Cover art for the TurboGrafx-CD release.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 13 September 1986 ?
- 1999 - Lunar nuclear waste dump explodes, sending the Moon hurtling into deep space in Space: 1999
- RC Saints - St John Chrysostom
- Roman festivals - epulum Iovis: banquet of Jupiter, on the ides during the Ludi Romani
- 2000 - Second Impact in Neon Genesis Evangelion
- Also see September 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Brian Visser: American soccer player.
- Brittany Null: YouTube Star.
- Steve Colpaert: Belgian footballer.
- Derek Hardman: American football player.
- Kamui Kobayashi: Japanese race car driver.
- Sean Williams: American basketball player
- Kellye Cash (Tenn), 21, crowned 60th Miss America 1987
- Bert Blyleven gives up a record 44 home runs in a season.
- A magnitude 6.0 earthquake rocks the city of Kalamata in southern Greece, killing 20 people, injuring 80 and completely destroying one-fifth of the city.
- The Big Mac Index is introduced in ''The Economist'' newspaper as a semi-humorous international measure of purchasing power parity.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Berlin - Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From Top Gun)
- Lionel Richie - Dancing On The Ceiling
- Huey Lewis & The News - Stuck With You
- Gloria Loring & Carl Anderson - Friends And Lovers
- Bananarama - Venus
- Steve Winwood - Higher Love
- Michael McDonald - Sweet Freedom
- Miami Sound Machine - Words Get In The Way
- Run-D.M.C. - Walk This Way
- Regina - Baby Love
Top #5 songs in the UK
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