Monday February 16, 1987

US date format: 2/16/1987, UK date format: 16/2/1987

It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see zodiac on February 16, 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 Camilla Al-Fayed and Hasheem Thabeet. In that special week of February people in US were listening to Livin' On A Prayer by Bon Jovi. In UK I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) by George Michael & Aretha Franklin was in the top 5 hits. Lethal Weapon, directed by Richard Donner, 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 Gung Ho. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gotcha!: The Sport or Apache Strike.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Juliana
  • Saint Lucilla
  • Remembrance of Lambertus
  • Saint Jeremias
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Events

  • John Demjanjuk, accused of being Ivan the Terrible trial begins
  • The trial of John Demjanjuk, accused of being a Nazi guard dubbed ''Ivan the Terrible'' in Treblinka extermination camp, starts in Jerusalem.

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Lethal Weapon

Lethal Weapon

Directed by: Richard Donner

Starring: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Gary Busey, Mitchell Ryan

Country: United States of America

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Angel Heart

Angel Heart

Directed by: Alan Parker

Starring: Mickey Rourke, Robert De Niro, Lisa Bonet, Charlotte Rampling

Country: United States of America

Some Kind of Wonderful

Some Kind of Wonderful

Directed by: Howard Deutch

Starring: Eric Stoltz, Mary Stuart Masterson, Lea Thompson, Craig Sheffer

Country: United States of America

City on Fire

City on Fire

Directed by: Ringo Lam

Starring: Yun-Fat Chow, Yueh Sun, Danny Lee, Carrie Ng

Masques

Masques

Directed by: Claude Chabrol

Starring: Philippe Noiret, Robin Renucci, Bernadette Lafont, Monique Chaumette

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TV Series

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Alfons Zitterbacke

Alfons Zitterbacke

The Little Vampire

The Little Vampire

Directed by: Uli Edel

Street Legal

Street Legal

Gung Ho

Gung Ho

Directed by: Ray Enright

Blood Red Roses

Blood Red Roses

Directed by: Bill Lyons

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Red Storm Rising by Tom Clancy

Red Storm Rising

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Tom Clancy, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Jack Ryan novels--including his latest blockbusters Command Authority and Threat Vector--delivers an electrifying tale of international conflict.Using

Shan by Eric Van Lustbader

Shan

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On a high plateau in the heart of Asia lies Shan, the holy site where men are tested and the deepest secrets of Eastern mysticism are revealed.

The Eyes Of The Dragon by Stephen King

The Eyes Of The Dragon

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Once Upon a Time, There Was Terror…The Eyes of the DragonA tale of archetypal heroes and sweeping adventures, of dragons and princes and evil wizards, here is epic fantasy as only Stephen

Dreams Are Not Enough by Jacqueline Briskin

Dreams Are Not Enough

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Temptress, goddess, star - Alyssia Del Mar was all of these to the millions of movie fans who worshiped her extravagant allure and irresistible sensuality.

Fatherhood by Bill Cosby

Fatherhood

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From one of America's most beloved funnymen comes a hilarious look at the lighter side of fatherhood. So, what is fatherhood...?It's

Videogames

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Demon Stalkers: The Raid on Doomfane

Demon Stalkers: The Raid on Doomfane

Platform: Commodore 64, DOS

Genre: Action, role-playing video game

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Gotcha!: The Sport

Gotcha!: The Sport

Platform: NES

Genre: Shooter

Publisher: LJN

Inspector Gadget and the Circus of Fear

Inspector Gadget and the Circus of Fear

Platform: Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Melbourne House

Karyssia: Queen of Diamonds

Karyssia: Queen of Diamonds

Platform: ZX Spectrum

Genre: Text adventure game

Publisher: Incentive Software

Apache Strike

Apache Strike

Platform: Commodore 64 Apple Macintosh PC (MS-DOS)

Publisher: Silicon Beach Software Activision (C64)

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on February 16, 1987?

On February 16, 1987 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is February 16, 1987?

On February 16, 1987 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.

Who was the US President on February 16, 1987?

On February 16, 1987 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 16, 1987?

On February 16, 1987 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on February 16, 1987?

On February 16, 1987 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on February 16, 1987?

On February 16, 1987 several famous people were born including, Camilla Al-Fayed, Hasheem Thabeet, Luc Bourdon.

Which famous people died on February 16, 1987?

Famous people died on February 16, 1987 include, Dmitri Borisovich Kabalevsky.

What was the number one song in February 16, 1987?

The number one song in the week of February 16, 1987 was Livin' On A Prayer by Bon Jovi in US and I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) by George Michael & Aretha Franklin in UK.

What were the top hits on February 16, 1987?

The top hits on February 16, 1987 were Livin' On A Prayer by Bon Jovi, Keep Your Hands To Yourself by Georgia Satellites, Will You Still Love Me? by Chicago in US and I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) by George Michael & Aretha Franklin, Stand By Me by Ben E King, Heartache by Pepsi & Shirlie in UK.