Wednesday October 15, 1986
US date format: 10/15/1986, UK date format: 15/10/1986
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 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 Lee Donghae and Carlo Janka.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to When I Think Of You by Janet Jackson.
In UK True Blue by Madonna was in the top 5 hits.
Stand by Me, directed by Rob Reiner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Mayflower Madam by Sydney Biddle Barrows with William Novak was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Super Sloppy Double Dare.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Guardic or Knight Tyme.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 15, 1986?
- United States - White Cane Safety Day, National Grouch Day, Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day
- R.C. Saints - Saint Teresa of Avila
- Roman festivals - the Equirria or October equus: sacrifice of a horse to Mars
- French Republican Calendar - Amaryllis (Amaryllis) Day, twenty-fourth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Longest post-season game, New York Mets beat Houston Astros 7-6 in 16 innings and win National League pennant.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 15, 1986?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Janet Jackson - When I Think Of You
- Tina Turner - Typical Male
- Cyndi Lauper - True Colors
- Genesis - Throwing It All Away
- Don Johnson - Heartbeat
- Stacey Q - Two Of Hearts
- Glass Tiger - Don't Forget Me (When I'm Gone)
- Robert Palmer - I Didn't Mean To Turn You On
- Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam - All Cried Out
- Billy Joel - A Matter Of Trust
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Cameo - Word Up
- Howard Hewett - I'm For Real
- Gregory Abbott - Shake You Down
- The Temptations - Lady Soul
- Tina Turner - Typical Male
- New Edition - Earth Angel (From "The Karate Kid, Part II")
- Five Star - Can't Wait Another Minute
- Melba Moore (Duet With Freddie Jackson) - A Little Bit More
- Ashford & Simpson - Count Your Blessings
- Oran 'Juice' Jones - The Rain
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on October 15, 1986?
On October 15, 1986 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is October 15, 1986?
On October 15, 1986 the zodiac sign was Libra.
Who was the US President on October 15, 1986?
On October 15, 1986 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 15, 1986?
On October 15, 1986 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on October 15, 1986?
On October 15, 1986 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on October 15, 1986?
On October 15, 1986 several famous people were born including, Lee Donghae, Carlo Janka, Nolito .
What was the number one song in October 15, 1986?
The number one song in the week of October 15, 1986 was When I Think Of You by Janet Jackson in US and True Blue by Madonna in UK.
What were the top hits on October 15, 1986?
The top hits on October 15, 1986 were When I Think Of You by Janet Jackson, Typical Male by Tina Turner, True Colors by Cyndi Lauper in US and True Blue by Madonna, Every Loser Wins by Nick Berry, Rain Or Shine by Five Star in UK.