Saturday October 17, 1987
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It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 17, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Bea Alonzo and Hannah Douglass.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Lost In Emotion by Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam.
In UK You Win Again by The Bee Gees was in the top 5 hits.
Fatal Beauty, directed by Tom Holland, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Leaving Home by Garrison Keillor was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Anime san jushi.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hi no Tori Hououhen: Gaou no Bouken or Driller.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 17 October 1987
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Which were the important events of 17 October 1987 ?
- 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
- Bea Alonzo: TV Actress.
- Jaros?aw Fojut: Polish footballer.
- Hannah Douglass: Dancer.
- Jarosław Fojut: Polish footballer.
- Hideto Takahashi: Japanese footballer.
- Abdul Malek Ukil: Bangladeshi politician (Born 1925).
- Late Nite Comic closes at Ritz Theater NYC after 4 performances
- 1st indoor World Series game (Minnesota Metrodome)
- 1st lady Nancy Reagan undergoes a modified radical mastectomy
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Michael Jackson - Bad
- Glenn Jones - We've Only Just Begun (The Romance Is Not Over)
- Stephanie Mills - (You're Puttin') A Rush On Me
- Jody Watley - Don't You Want Me
- Ray Parker Jr. - I Don't Think That Man Should Sleep Alone
- The O'Jays - Lovin' You
- Madame X - Just That Type Of Girl
- Surface - Lately
- Whitney Houston - Didn't We Almost Have It All
- 4 By Four - Come Over
Top #9 Latin songs
Top #5 songs in the UK
- You Win Again - The Bee Gees
- Pump Up The Volume / Anitina (The First Time I See She Dance) - MARRS
- Abigail Mead & Nigel Goulding - Full Metal Jacket (I Wanna Be Your Drill Instructor)
- Jan Hammer - Crockett's Theme
- Michael Jackson - Bad
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