Thursday April 17, 1986
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It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 17, 1986). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Romain Grosjean and Paula Lane.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Kiss by Prince.
In UK A Different Corner by George Michael was in the top 5 hits.
Blue City, directed by Michelle Manning, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Wiseguy by Nicholas Pileggi was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rambo.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bird Week or Joust 2: Survival of the Fittest.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 17 April 1986
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 17 April 1986 ?
- Pope Anicetus (died 166)
- Saint Gerwin of Oudenburg (d. 1117)
- Saint Landricus
- Blessed Radboud of Louvain (d.1142)
- Saint Stephen Harding (d. 1134)
Famous Birthdays:17 April
- Bessie Head: Writer.
- Pulitzer prize awarded to Larry McMurtry for Lonesome Dove
- IBM produces first megabit-chip.
- Netherlands and the Scilly Islands sign peace treaty (war of 1651).
- The Three Hundred and Thirty Five Years' War between the Netherlands and the Isles of Scilly ends.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Prince And The Revolution - Kiss
- Nu Shooz - I Can't Wait
- The Gap Band - Going In Circles
- Stephanie Mills - I Have Learned To Respect The Power Of Love
- The Jets - Crush On You
- Falco - Rock Me Amadeus
- Janet Jackson - What Have You Done For Me Lately
- Ca$hflow - Party Freak
- Stevie Wonder - Overjoyed
- I'm Not Gonna Let (You Get The Best Of Me) - Colonel Abrams
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?