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Wednesday September 17, 1986

US date format: 9/17/1986, UK date format: 17/9/1986

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 17, 1986). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Priya Anand and Ian Harding. In that special week of September people in US were listening to Stuck With You by Huey Lewis & The News. In UK Don't Leave Me This Way by The Communards was in the top 5 hits. Tough Guys, directed by Jeff Kanew, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986 while The Passion Of Ayn Rand by Barbara Branden was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Grand Prix der Volksmusik. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Army Moves or The Goonies.
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Tough Guys

Directed by: Jeff Kanew

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Kirk Douglas, Charles Durning, Alexis Smith

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Armed Response

Directed by: Fred Olen Ray

Starring: David Carradine, Lee Van Cleef, Mako, Lois Hamilton

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The Name of the Rose

Directed by: Jean-Jacques Annaud

Starring: Sean Connery, Christian Slater, Helmut Qualtinger, Elya Baskin

Country: United States of America

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Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer

Directed by: John McNaughton

Starring: Michael Rooker, Tracy Arnold, Tom Towles, Mary Demas

Country: United States of America

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The Boy Who Could Fly

Directed by: Nick Castle

Starring: Lucy Deakins, Jay Underwood, Bonnie Bedelia, Fred Savage

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Grand Prix der Volksmusik

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La corrida

Directed by: Not specifed

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Putovanje u Vucjak

Starring: Rade Serbedzija, Mustafa Nadarevic, Milena Dravic, Mira Furlan

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 September 1986 ?

Holidays:
  • RC Saints - Feasts of Saint Lambert (martyr), Hildegard of Bingen
  • United States - Constitution Day (observed on the previous Friday if it falls in a weekend), Citizenship Day, Von Steuben Day
  • Netherlands - Operation Market Garden is still remembered with parachuting and dedications on this day.
  • Also see September 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • The fourth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries in ancient Greek mythology, when the initiates sacrificed a pig.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Bomb attack in Paris, 6 killed
  • Mets clinch NL East Championship
  • US Senate confirms William Rehnquist as 16th chief justice.

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Planetary positions on September 17, 1986 - Geocentric view

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Passion Of Ayn Rand

By: Barbara Branden

This bestselling biography of one of the 20th century's most remarkable and controversial writers is now available in paperback. Author Barbara Branden, who knew Rand for nineteen years, provides a matchless portrait

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The Mammoth Hunters

By: Jean M. Auel

Once again Jean M. Auel opens the door of a time long past to reveal an age of wonder and danger at the dawn of the modern human race.

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When All You'Ve Ever Wanted Isn'T Enough

By: Harold S. Kushner

'There is no Answer but there are answers...' Rabbi Kushner's previous bestseller brought comfort to millions by helping them cope with life's shattering tragedies.

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The Underground Empire

By: James Mills

The true story of the underground empire of crime detailing a world of men and women who engage massivley in every crime conceivable including murder, kidnapping, subversion, but chiefly in narcotics

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Army Moves

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, MS-DOS, MSX, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Imagine Software

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Hacker II: The Doomsday Papers

Hacker II: The Doomsday Papers

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Atari ST, Commodore 64, PC Booter, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Puzzle/Strategy

Publisher: Activision

The Goonies

The Goonies

Platform: Arcade, Family Computer, Disk System, PC-8801, X1

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Konami

Gunship

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, FM Towns, MS-DOS, MSX, PC-98, Sharp X68000, ZX Spectrum, Sega Mega Drive

Genre: Combat flight simulator

Publisher: MicroProse

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Annals of Rome

Annals of Rome

Platform: ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, Atari ST, Amiga, MS-DOS

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: PSS

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Primal Impulse

Studio: Force Video

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The Jewel of the Nile

Studio: CBS/Fox Video

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Funny Lady

Studio: RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video

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A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge

Studio: Media Home Entertainment

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The Incredible Human Machine

Studio: National Geographic Video (page does not exist)

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