Friday October 17, 1986
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It was Friday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 17, 1986). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include TJ Schiller and Mohombi .
In that special week of October people in US were listening to When I Think Of You by Janet Jackson.
In UK True Blue by Madonna was in the top 5 hits.
Stand by Me, directed by Rob Reiner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Fatherhood by Bill Cosby was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Super Sloppy Double Dare.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Labyrinth: The Computer Game or The Black Cauldron.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 17 October 1986
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Which were the important events of 17 October 1986 ?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Ignatius of Antioch; translation of Saint Audrey (�thelthryth); Saint Richard Gwyn
- United States - Black Poetry Day
- UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
- French Republican Calendar - Aubergine (Eggplant) Day, twenty-sixth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Haiti - Jean-Jacques Dessalines (1806), State holiday
- TJ Schiller
- Chris Motionless: Metal Singer.
- Mohombi : R&B Singer.
- Aija Brumermane: Latvian basketball player.
- Yannick Ponsero: French figure skater.
- Yitzak Rabin forms Israeli government
- US Senate approves immigration bill prohibiting hiring of illegal aliens and offering amnesty to illegals who entered prior to 1982.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Janet Jackson - When I Think Of You
- Tina Turner - Typical Male
- Cyndi Lauper - True Colors
- Genesis - Throwing It All Away
- Don Johnson - Heartbeat
- Stacey Q - Two Of Hearts
- Glass Tiger - Don't Forget Me (When I'm Gone)
- Robert Palmer - I Didn't Mean To Turn You On
- Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam - All Cried Out
- Billy Joel - A Matter Of Trust
Top #10 R&B songs
- Cameo - Word Up
- Howard Hewett - I'm For Real
- Gregory Abbott - Shake You Down
- The Temptations - Lady Soul
- Tina Turner - Typical Male
- Earth Angel (From "The Karate Kid, Part II") - New Edition
- Five Star - Can't Wait Another Minute
- A Little Bit More - Melba Moore (Duet With Freddie Jackson)
- Ashford & Simpson - Count Your Blessings
- Oran 'Juice' Jones - The Rain
Top #10 Latin songs
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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?