Thursday January 15, 1987
US date format: 1/15/1987, UK date format: 15/1/1987
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 15, 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 Kelly Kelly and Jesus Luz.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Shake You Down by Gregory Abbott.
In UK Reet Petite by Jackie Wilson was in the top 5 hits.
Dead of Winter, directed by Arthur Penn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Red Storm Rising by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Unnatural Causes.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Black Tiger or Battleships (video game).
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 15, 1987?
- Kerala in India - Makaravilakku or Makara Sankranthy at Sabarimala.
- Jallikattu in South India.
- United States - Traditionally, Martin Luther King Day.
- North Korea - Korean Alphabet Day.
- See more
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 15, 1987?
Unlimited, ad-free streaming of over a million songs, 30 day Free Trial
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
Make this day unforgettable
Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial
Days to next January 15If January 15, 1987 is your birthday you're 33 years, 8 months, 5 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 26 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free
What videogames would you be playing back in the days?