Friday 16 October 1987
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 16, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Seungho (singer) and Nicholas Massa.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Lost In Emotion by Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam.
In UK You Win Again by The Bee Gees was in the top 5 hits.
Fatal Beauty, directed by Tom Holland, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Hot Flashes by Barbara Raskin was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Anime san jushi.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alex Kidd BMX Trial or Bonecruncher.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 16 October 1987
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Which were the important events of 16 October 1987 ?
- Seungho (singer)
- Nicholas Massa: American actor and writer.
- Alex Farnham: YouTube Star.
- Maurice Barnett: YouTube Star.
- Dana Suesse: songwriter ("You Ought to be in Pictures"), dies at age 75.
- 338,500,000 shares traded on New York stock exchange (record)
- Dow Jones for 1st time falls more than 100 pts (108.35)
- Mike Tyson TKOs Tyrell Biggs in 7 for heavyweight boxing title
- 175-kph winds cause blackout in London and much of southern England.
- The Dow Jones Industrial Average for the first time falls more than 100 points.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Michael Jackson - Bad
- Glenn Jones - We've Only Just Begun (The Romance Is Not Over)
- Stephanie Mills - (You're Puttin') A Rush On Me
- Jody Watley - Don't You Want Me
- Ray Parker Jr. - I Don't Think That Man Should Sleep Alone
- The O'Jays - Lovin' You
- Madame X - Just That Type Of Girl
- Surface - Lately
- Whitney Houston - Didn't We Almost Have It All
- 4 By Four - Come Over
Top #9 Latin songs
Top #5 songs in the UK
- You Win Again - The Bee Gees
- Pump Up The Volume / Anitina (The First Time I See She Dance) - MARRS
- Abigail Mead & Nigel Goulding - Full Metal Jacket (I Wanna Be Your Drill Instructor)
- Jan Hammer - Crockett's Theme
- Michael Jackson - Bad
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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