Friday April 18, 1986
US date format: 4/18/1986, UK date format: 18/4/1986
It was Friday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 18, 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 Eleanor James and Billy Butler (baseball).
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Kiss by Prince.
In UK A Different Corner by George Michael was in the top 5 hits.
Blue City, directed by Michelle Manning, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Bus 9 To Paradise by Leo Buscaglia was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Magnus.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fast Tracks: The Computer Slot Car Construction Kit or Defender of the Crown.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 18, 1986?
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- Titan rocket explodes seconds after liftoff from Vandenberg Air Force Base.
- Robert M Gates becomes deputy director of US Central Intelligence Agency.
- Marcel Dassault [Bloch]: French airplane builder, dies at age 94.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 18, 1986?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Prince And The Revolution - Kiss
- Nu Shooz - I Can't Wait
- The Gap Band - Going In Circles
- Stephanie Mills - I Have Learned To Respect The Power Of Love
- The Jets - Crush On You
- Falco - Rock Me Amadeus
- Janet Jackson - What Have You Done For Me Lately
- Ca$hflow - Party Freak
- Stevie Wonder - Overjoyed
- Colonel Abrams - I'm Not Gonna Let (You Get The Best Of Me)
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on April 18, 1986?
On April 18, 1986 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is April 18, 1986?
On April 18, 1986 the zodiac sign was Aries.
Who was the US President on April 18, 1986?
On April 18, 1986 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 18, 1986?
On April 18, 1986 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on April 18, 1986?
On April 18, 1986 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on April 18, 1986?
On April 18, 1986 several famous people were born including, Eleanor James, Billy Butler (baseball), Billy Butler.
Which famous people died on April 18, 1986?
Famous people died on April 18, 1986 include, Marcel Dassault [Bloch].
What was the number one song in April 18, 1986?
The number one song in the week of April 18, 1986 was Kiss by Prince in US and A Different Corner by George Michael in UK.
What were the top hits on April 18, 1986?
The top hits on April 18, 1986 were Kiss by Prince, Manic Monday by Bangles, Addicted To Love by Robert Palmer in US and A Different Corner by George Michael, Living Doll by Cliff Richard & The Young Ones, Rock Me Amadeus by Falco in UK.