Monday March 17, 1986, St. Patrick's Day
US date format: 3/17/1986, UK date format: 17/3/1986
It was Monday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 17, 1986). 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 Miles Kane and Edin Dzeko.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to These Dreams by Heart.
In UK Chain Reaction by Diana Ross was in the top 5 hits.
Miracles, directed by Jim Kouf, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Lie Down With Lions by Ken Follett was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Magnus.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Amnesia or Cholo.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 17, 1986?
- Ancient Rome - the second day of the Bacchanalia in honor of Bacchus
- Ancient Rome - the Liberalia in honor of Liber
- St. Agricola
- St. Joseph of Arimathea
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- Haemers gang robs gold transport in Belgium of 35 million Belgian francs.
- Hal Buckley: Actor (John Quincy-OK Crackerby), dies...
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 17, 1986?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Janet Jackson - What Have You Done For Me Lately
- Cherrelle With Alexander O'Neal - Saturday Love
- New Edition - A Little Bit Of Love (Is All It Takes)
- Rene & Angela - Your Smile
- Prince And The Revolution - Kiss
- Whitney Houston - How Will I Know
- The Gap Band - Going In Circles
- Force M.D.'s - Tender Love
- Aretha Franklin - Another Night
- Teddy Pendergrass - Love 4/2
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on March 17, 1986?
On March 17, 1986 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is March 17, 1986?
On March 17, 1986 the zodiac sign was Pisces.
Who was the US President on March 17, 1986?
On March 17, 1986 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 17, 1986?
On March 17, 1986 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on March 17, 1986?
On March 17, 1986 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on March 17, 1986?
On March 17, 1986 several famous people were born including, Miles Kane, Edin Dzeko, Olesya Rulin
Which famous people died on March 17, 1986?
Famous people died on March 17, 1986 include, Hal Buckley
What was the number one song in March 17, 1986?
The number one song in the week of March 17, 1986 was These Dreams by Heart in US and Chain Reaction by Diana Ross in UK
What were the top hits on March 17, 1986?
The top hits on March 17, 1986 were These Dreams by Heart, Sara by Starship, Secret Lovers by Atlantic Starr in US and Chain Reaction by Diana Ross, Manic Monday by The Bangles, When The Going Gets Tough (The Tough Get Going) by Billy Ocean in UK