Thursday May 14, 1987
US date format: 5/14/1987, UK date format: 14/5/1987
It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 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 Zarine Khan and François Steyn.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to With Or Without You by U2.
In UK Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now by Starship was in the top 5 hits.
Summer Heat, directed by Michie Gleason, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while A Season On The Brink by John Feinstein was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Roxie.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Exzisus or Dynamite Bowl.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 14, 1987?
- St. Carthach the Younger
- DubsDay in Dublin Ireland (14th of May in 2006).
- Mother's Day in various countries (second Sunday of May in 2006).
- Israel - Yom Ha'atzma'ut, or Israeli Independence Day. The observed date of this national holiday is determined by the Jewish Calendar.
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- Little Shop of Horrors is released in Germany
- Rita Hayworth, American actress (Gilda), dies of Alzheimer's disease at age 68 (born 1918).
- Colt revolver (Peacemaker) of 1873 sells for US$242,000.
- Vitomil Zupan: Slovene author poet and playwright (d....
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 14, 1987?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Atlantic Starr - Always
- Smokey Robinson - Just To See Her
- Cameo - Back And Forth
- Luther Vandross with Gregory Hines - There's Nothing Better Than Love
- Surface - Happy
- Melba Moore - It's Been So Long
- Freddie Jackson - I Don't Want To Lose Your Love
- Shirley Murdock - Go On Without You
- Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam - Head To Toe
- Anita Baker - Same Ole Love (365 Days A Year)
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next May 14If May 14, 1987 is your birthday you're 33 years, 5 months, 17 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 14 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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 14, 1987?
On May 14, 1987 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is May 14, 1987?
On May 14, 1987 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on May 14, 1987?
On May 14, 1987 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 14, 1987?
On May 14, 1987 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on May 14, 1987?
On May 14, 1987 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 14, 1987?
On May 14, 1987 several famous people were born including, Zarine Khan, François Steyn, Nikki Phillippi.
Which famous people died on May 14, 1987?
Famous people died on May 14, 1987 include, Vitomil Zupan.
What was the number one song in May 14, 1987?
The number one song in the week of May 14, 1987 was With Or Without You by U2 in US and Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now by Starship in UK.
What were the top hits on May 14, 1987?
The top hits on May 14, 1987 were With Or Without You by U2, Looking For A New Love by Jody Watley, (I Just) Died In Your Arms by Cutting Crew in US and Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now by Starship, Can't Be With You Tonight by Judy Boucher, A Boy From Nowhere by Tom Jones in UK.