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Thursday 16 October 1986

It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 16, 1986). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Inna (singer) and Jordan Larson. 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 Fatherhood by Bill Cosby was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Super Sloppy Double Dare. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Calorie Kun Vs. Moguranian or Alley Master.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

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What the sky looked like on 16 October 1986

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Movies

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

Stand by Me

Directed by: Rob Reiner

Starring: Wil Wheaton, River Phoenix, Corey Feldman, Jerry O'Connell

Country: United States

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The Wraith

Directed by: Mike Marvin

Starring: Charlie Sheen, Nick Cassavetes, Sherilyn Fenn, Randy Quaid

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The Fringe Dwellers

Directed by: Bruce Beresford

Starring: Kristina Nehm, Justine Saunders, Bob Maza, Kylie Belling

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From Beyond

Directed by: Stuart Gordon

Starring: Jeffrey Combs, Barbara Crampton, Ted Sorel, Ken Foree

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Trick or Treat

Directed by: Charles Martin Smith

Starring: Marc Price, Tony Fields, Lisa Orgolini, Doug Savant

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TV Series

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

Super Sloppy Double Dare

Open Air

Codco

The Two of Us

One O'Clock News

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 October 1986 ?

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Facts:
  • Raggedy Ann opens at Nederlander Theater NYC for 5 performances
  • Marie Osmond marries Brian Blosil
  • US government closes down due to budget problems.
  • Armand Hammer returns to US with Jewish refusenik David Goldfarb.
  • Reinhold Messner becomes the first person to summit all 14 Eight-thousanders.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on October 16, 1986 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1986?

Life magazine Beano comics

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Books

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

Fatherhood

By: Bill Cosby

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

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Wanderlust

By: Danielle Steel

Wanderlust is the story of Audrey Driscoll. Orphaned young, Audrey has grown up caring for her eccentric millionaire grandfather and her demanding younger sister, Annabelle, who assume she will always be there for them.

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James Herriot'S Dog Stories

By: James Herriot

In this very special, heart-warming collection of favorite stories about dogs great and small, James Herriot tells us about his own dogs and all the wonderful people and animals we have

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A Matter Of Honor

By: Jeffrey Archer

It seems innocent enough. A disgraced British colonel bequeaths a mysterious letter to his only son. But the moment Adam Scott opens the yellowing envelope, he sets into motion

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Calorie Kun Vs. Moguranian

Calorie Kun Vs. Moguranian

Platform: Arcade game

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Sega

Alley Master

Alley Master

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: Cinematronics

Gunship

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, FM Towns, MS-DOS, MSX, PC-98, Sharp X68000, ZX Spectrum, Sega Mega Drive

Genre: Combat flight simulator

Publisher: MicroProse

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Dragon Quest

Dragon Quest

Platform: MSX PC-9801 X68000 Super Famicom Satellaview Game Boy Color Mobile phones Wii Android iOS

Genre: Role-playing

Publisher: JP Enix; NA Nintendo

Elidon

Elidon

Platform: Amstrad CPC Commodore 64 MSX

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Orpheus Aackosoft (Denmark)

Home videos

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

The Jolson Story

Studio: RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video

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Back to the Future

Studio: MCA Home Video

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Care Bears Movie II: A New Generation

Studio: RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video

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Down and Out in Beverly Hills

Studio: Touchstone Home Video

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Save the Panda

Studio: National Geographic Video (page does not exist)

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