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Sunday 16 February 1986

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 16, 1986). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Diego Godín and Diego Godin. In that special week of February people in US were listening to How Will I Know by Whitney Houston. In UK When The Going Gets Tough (The Tough Get Going) by Billy Ocean was in the top 5 hits. At Close Range, directed by James Foley, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986 while Comet by Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Treffpunkt Flughafen. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Magmax or Legend of the Amazon Women.
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What the sky looked like on 16 February 1986

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

At Close Range

Directed by: James Foley

Starring: Sean Penn, Christopher Walken, Mary Stuart Masterson, Chris Penn

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Caravaggio

Directed by: Derek Jarman

Starring: Noam Almaz, Dexter Fletcher, Nigel Terry, Sean Bean

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Mala Noche

Directed by: Gus Van Sant

Starring: Tim Streeter, Doug Cooeyate, Ray Monge, Nyla McCarthy

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Ilzaam

Directed by: Shibu Mitra

Starring: Shashi Kapoor, Shatrughan Sinha, Raj Kiran, Anita Raj

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Hollywood Vice Squad

Directed by: Penelope Spheeris

Starring: Ronny Cox, Frank Gorshin, Leon Isaac Kennedy, Trish Van Devere

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Treffpunkt Flughafen

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Running Scared

Directed by: Not Specified

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The Cutting Room

Directed by: Warren Dudley

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Oliver Maass

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The Dunera Boys

Directed by: Ben Lewin

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 February 1986 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Juliana
  • Saint Lucilla
  • Remembrance of Lambertus
  • Saint Jeremias
  • Saints Daniel, Samuel and Elias
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • French air force bombs Ouadi Doum airport in Chad
  • Hein Vergeer becomes world champion skater.
  • Karlstad skates world record 10 km (14:12.14).
  • The Soviet liner MS Mikhail Lermontov runs aground in the Marlborough Sounds, New Zealand.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on February 16, 1986 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Comet

By: Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan

WHAT ARE THESE GRACEFUL VISITORS TO OUR SKIES? WE NOW KNOW THAT THEY BRING BOTH LIFE AND DEATH AND TEACH US ABOUT OUR ORIGINS.Comet

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The Fringes Of Power

By: John Colville

A bestseller in the hardcover edition, "this witty, graceful, irreverent and compulsively readable diary by Winston Churchill's wartime private secretary throws fascinating new light on the great British leader and on

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Contact

By: Carl Sagan

In December, 1999, a multinational team journeys out to the stars, to the most awesome encounter in human history. Who -- or what -- is out there? In Cosmos, Carl Sagan explained the universe.

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A Light In The Attic

By: Shel Silverstein

Last night, while I lay thinking here,Some Whatifs crawled inside my earAnd pranced and partied all night longAnd sang their same old Whatif song:Whatif I flunk that test?Whatif

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Magmax

Platform: Arcade ZX Spectrum Commodore 64 Amstrad CPC

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Nichibutsu,FCI,Imagine Software

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Atlantis no Nazo

Atlantis no Nazo

Platform: Famicom PlayStation Virtual Console

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Sunsoft

Amnesia

Amnesia

Platform: MS-DOS, Apple II and Commodore 64

Genre: Text adventure

Publisher: Electronic Arts

The Legend of Zelda

The Legend of Zelda

Platform: Famicom Disk System; Nintendo Entertainment System; Game Boy Advance

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Nintendo

Legend of the Amazon Women

Legend of the Amazon Women

Platform: Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: U.S. Gold Mastertronic

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Single Bars, Single Women

Studio: Prism Entertainment

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The Jolson Story

Studio: RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video

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Yukon Passage

Studio: National Geographic Video (page does not exist)

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The Jewel of the Nile

Studio: CBS/Fox Video

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Care Bears Movie II: A New Generation

Studio: RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video

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