Tuesday April 15, 1986
US date format: 4/15/1986, UK date format: 15/4/1986
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 15, 1986). 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 Sylvain Marveaux and Tom Heaton.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Kiss by Prince.
In UK A Different Corner by George Michael was in the top 5 hits.
Blue City, directed by Michelle Manning, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Bus 9 To Paradise by Leo Buscaglia was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Magnus.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Kid Icarus or Championship Sprint.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 15, 1986?
- Major League Baseball celebrates "Jackie Robinson Day" each April 15 in all MLB ballparks.
- Saint Paternus
- Saint Petrus Gonzalez
- In the United States, April 15 is the official deadline for filing tax returns: all forms mailed to the IRS must be postmarked no later than this day, so many post offices across the country stay open until midnight to accommodate procrastinators (or those who owe tax and want to wait as late as possible to pay). (If this day falls on the weekend, as in 2006, the following Monday becomes the deadline. Additionally in 2006, Patriot's Day moved the tax deadline to Tuesday, April 18, for those in
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- US air raids Libya, responding to La Belle disco, Berlin bombing
- US aircraft attacks five terrorist locations in Libya; 15 deaths.
- The United States launches Operation El Dorado Canyon, its bombing raids against Libyan targets in response to a bombing in West Germany that killed two U.S. servicemen.
- John McCarthy is kidnapped in Beirut (released in August 1991) ndash 3 others are found dead Revolutionary Cells (RZ) claims responsibility in retaliation for the U.S. bombing of Libya.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 15, 1986?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Prince And The Revolution - Kiss
- Nu Shooz - I Can't Wait
- The Gap Band - Going In Circles
- Stephanie Mills - I Have Learned To Respect The Power Of Love
- The Jets - Crush On You
- Falco - Rock Me Amadeus
- Janet Jackson - What Have You Done For Me Lately
- Ca$hflow - Party Freak
- Stevie Wonder - Overjoyed
- Colonel Abrams - I'm Not Gonna Let (You Get The Best Of Me)
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next April 15If April 15, 1986 is your birthday you're 34 years, 5 months, 13 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 18 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 April 15, 1986?
On April 15, 1986 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is April 15, 1986?
On April 15, 1986 the zodiac sign was Aries.
Who was the US President on April 15, 1986?
On April 15, 1986 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 15, 1986?
On April 15, 1986 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on April 15, 1986?
On April 15, 1986 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on April 15, 1986?
On April 15, 1986 several famous people were born including, Sylvain Marveaux, Ester Dean, Tom Heaton.
Which famous people died on April 15, 1986?
Famous people died on April 15, 1986 include, Jean Genet, Sergei Nikolayevich Anokhin, Tim McIntire.
What was the number one song in April 15, 1986?
The number one song in the week of April 15, 1986 was Kiss by Prince in US and A Different Corner by George Michael in UK.
What were the top hits on April 15, 1986?
The top hits on April 15, 1986 were Kiss by Prince, Manic Monday by Bangles, Addicted To Love by Robert Palmer in US and A Different Corner by George Michael, Living Doll by Cliff Richard & The Young Ones, Rock Me Amadeus by Falco in UK.