Wednesday 17 December 1986
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 17, 1986). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Alla Kostromicheva and Vanessa Zima.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Walk Like An Egyptian by Bangles.
In UK The Final Countdown by Europe was in the top 5 hits.
Wisdom, directed by Emilio Estevez, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while The Christmas Day Kitten by James Herriot was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Little Vampire.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Falklands '82 or Ganbare Goemon! Karakuri Dōchū.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 17 December 1986
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Which were the important events of 17 December 1986 ?
- Alla Kostromicheva
- Vanessa Zima: American actress.
- Emma Bell: Movie Actress.
- Matt Costello: American baseball player, he was drafted by the Milwaukee Brewers in the 2009 Amateur Draft.
- Ron Kass: Record co President (MGM), dies at 52 of cancer.
- US Congress forms "Irangate" committee.
- Mrs Davina Thompson makes medical history by having the first heart, lung, and liver transplant (Papworth Hospital in Cambridge, England).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bangles - Walk Like An Egyptian
- Bruce Hornsby - The Way It Is
- Wang Chung - Everybody Have Fun Tonight
- Duran Duran - Notorious
- Gregory Abbott - Shake You Down
- Billy Idol - To Be A Lover
- Huey Lewis and the News - Hip To Be Square
- Robbie Nevil - C'est La Vie
- Ben E. King - Stand By Me
- Peter Cetera - The Next Time I Fall
Top #10 R&B songs
- Ready For The World - Love You Down
- Bobby Brown - Girlfriend
- Kool & The Gang - Victory
- Janet Jackson - Control
- Luther Vandross - Stop To Love
- Commodores - Goin' To The Bank
- Anita Baker - Caught Up In The Rapture
- Freddie Jackson - Tasty Love
- Ike's Rap/Hey Girl - Isaac Hayes
- Billy Ocean - Love Is Forever
Top #10 Latin songs
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?