Saturday March 14, 1987
US date format: 3/14/1987, UK date format: 14/3/1987
It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 14, 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 Sammi Giancola and Aravane Rezaï.
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 Bonecruncher or Barbarian.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 14, 1987?
- Albania - Summer Day: Albanian holiday Summer is celebrated in this day in Elbasan and its surroundings.
- Pi Day - unofficial mathematics holiday.
- Roman Empire - Equirria, horse races in honor of Mars were held.
- Saint Mathildis
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- Worlds Ladies Figure Skating Champ in Cincinnati won by Katarina Witt
- Skier Piotr Fijas jumps record 194 metres.
- New York Mets' Darryl Strawberry charges Boston Red Sox pitcher Al Nipper during spring training exhibition game, causes bench clearing brawl.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 14, 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 14If March 14, 1987 is your birthday you're 33 years, 6 months, 5 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 23 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?