Monday November 17, 1986
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It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 17, 1986). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Nani and Alexis Vastine.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Human by The Human League.
In UK Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From 'Top Gun') by Berlin was in the top 5 hits.
Kin-dza-dza!, directed by Georgiy Daneliya, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Wanderlust by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Gung Ho.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fairlight II or Knightmare.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 17 November 1986
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Which were the important events of 17 November 1986 ?
- Slovakia - Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day commemorating the beginning of the Velvet Revolution in 1989.
- Life Day
- International Students Day
- R.C. Saints - Elisabeth of Hungary; Gregory of Tours; Hilda of Whitby; Hugh of Lincoln
- Also see November 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Nani : Portuguese football player.
- Alexis Vastine: French boxer, who won a bronze medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics in the Light Welterweight division.
- Luis Aguiar: Uruguayan footballer.
- Fabio Concas: Italian footballer.
- Everth Cabrera: Nicaraguan baseball player.
- Greg Rutherford: English long jumper.
- Oh Coward! opens at Helen Hayes Theater NYC for 56 performances
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Sport Games on 17 November 1986
- San Francisco 49ers - Washington Redskins : 6 - 14
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Freddie Jackson - Tasty Love
- Lionel Richie - Love Will Conquer All
- Crazay - Jesse Johnson (Featuring Sly Stone)
- Stacy Lattisaw - Nail It To The Wall
- The Human League - Human
- A Little Bit More - Melba Moore (Duet With Freddie Jackson)
- One Way - Don't Think About It
- Commodores - Goin' To The Bank
- Ready For The World - Love You Down
- Hot! Wild! Unrestricted! Crazy Love! - Millie Jackson
Top #10 Latin songs
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From 'Top Gun') - Berlin
- Kim Wilde - You Keep Me Hangin' On
- Europe - The Final Countdown
- Mel & Kim - Showing Out (Get Fresh At The Weekend)
- Swing Out Sister - Breakout
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