#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Friday August 14, 1987

US date format: 8/14/1987, UK date format: 14/8/1987

It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 14, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Sinem Kobal and Pensacola (Florida). In that special week of August people in US were listening to I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For by U2. In UK La Bamba by Los Lobos was in the top 5 hits. Boyfriends and Girlfriends, directed by Éric Rohmer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987 while Cultural Literacy by E. D. Hirsch Jr was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching G-Force: Guardians of Space. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Baseball The Season II or Dizzy - The Ultimate Cartoon Adventure.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1987 or at August 14 across the years.

What the sky looked like on 14 August 1987

Get the star map showing the sky over this special date

Get the map of the stars on your day

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 14 August 1987 and get them!

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Boyfriends and Girlfriends

Directed by: Éric Rohmer

Starring: Emmanuelle Chaulet, Sophie Renoir, Anne-Laure Meury, Eric Viellard

More info

Hamburger Hill

Directed by: John Irvin

Starring: Anthony Barrile, Michael Boatman, Don Cheadle, Michael Dolan

Country: United States of America

More info

End of the Line

Directed by: Jay Russell

Starring: Kevin Bacon, Bob Balaban, Barbara Barrie, Michael Beach

More info

Blindside

Directed by: Paul Lynch

Starring: Harvey Keitel, Lori Hallier, Lolita Davidovich, Michael Rudder

More info

No Way Out

Directed by: Roger Donaldson

Starring: Kevin Costner, Gene Hackman, Sean Young, Will Patton

Country: United States of America

More info

Personalized book about You

Personalized book about You

Your book about what happened on 14 August 1987

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

Send him/her your special wishes with this personalized page

Click here for a personalized message

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

G-Force: Guardians of Space

More info

Fridolin

More info

Vietnam War Story

Night Network

Sung meng chi loi

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 14 August 1987!

GET YOUR FREE NUMEROLOGY REPORT NOW

Historical Events

Which were the important events of 14 August 1987 ?

Holidays:
  • Paraguay - Flag Day
  • St. Maximilian Kolbe
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of several saints: St. Eusebius of Rome
  • United States - National Code talkers Day
  • Pakistan - Independence Day
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 14 August
Facts:
  • Les Miserables, opens at Rock Theatre, Szeged Hungary
  • All the children held at Kia Lama, a rural property on Lake Eildon, Australia, run by the Santiniketan Park Association, are released after a police raid.

Birth chart on this day

Planetary positions on August 14, 1987 - Geocentric view

Discover the planets positions on August 14, 1987 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

See birth chart for 14 August 1987

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Don't miss our monthly news, no spam guarantee Click here to Subscribe

...and if 14 August 1987 was your Birth Date then Join our Birthday Club!

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 1987?

Life magazine Beano comics

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at our special collection of personalized gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Cultural Literacy

By: E. D. Hirsch Jr

In this forceful manifesto, Hirsch argues that children in the U.S. are being deprived of the basic knowledge that would enable them to function in contemporary society.

More info

First Born

By: Doris Mortman

Spanning twenty tumultuous years, and moving from the glittering world of Paris high-fashion to the headquarters of luxury hotel conglomerate, from the set of a prime-time TV sizzler to a major

More info

To Sail Beyond The Sunset

By: Robert A. Heinlein

The millions of fans of Lazarus Long--probably Heinlein's most beloved character--will flock to this new tale, which continues adventures of the characters of The Cat Who Walked Through Walls.

More info

Misery

By: Stephen King

The #1 national bestseller about a famous novelist held hostage by his “number one fan” and suffering a frightening case of writer’s block—that could prove fatal.

More info

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Bad Street Brawler

Bad Street Brawler

Platform: Amiga, Commodore 64, MS-DOS, NES

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Mindscape Inc.

Beyond Zork

Platform: Apple II, Apple IIGS, Apple Macintosh, Atari ST, IBM PC, Commodore 128

Genre: Interactive fiction

Publisher: Infocom

More info

Barbarian

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, MSX, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Psygnosis

More info
Baseball The Season II

Baseball The Season II

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: Cinematronics

Dizzy - The Ultimate Cartoon Adventure

Dizzy - The Ultimate Cartoon Adventure

Platform: Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Arcade adventure

Publisher: Codemasters

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Radio Days

Studio: Orion Pictures

More info

Lethal Weapon

Studio: Warner Bros.

More info

The Wraith

Studio: Orion Pictures

More info

The Color of Money

Studio: Touchstone Pictures

More info

The Transformers: The Movie

Studio: Family Home Entertainment

More info

#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Tell the world why August 14, 1987 is such a special date for you!