Saturday 18 January 1986
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Grigoris Makos and Eugene Yang.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to That's What Friends Are For by Dionne & Friends.
In UK West End Girls by Pet Shop Boys was in the top 5 hits.
Enemy Mine, directed by Wolfgang Petersen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while It by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Ramayan.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fairlight II or Kane.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 18 January 1986 ?
- Winnie The Pooh Day (In observance of the birthday of Alan Alexander Milne, 1882.)
- Christian ecumenism - Week of Prayer for Christian Unity begins
- Grigoris Makos: Greek footballer.
- Eugene Yang: YouTube Star.
- Becca Tobin: TV Actress.
- Marya Roxx: Estonian-American singer-songwriter (Vanilla Ninja).
- Ikusaburo Yamazaki: Japanese actor and singer.
- Claire James: actress (Jack Armstrong), dies.
- 24th Space Shuttle (61-C) Mission - Columbia 7 - returns to Earth.
- New York Lotto pays US$30.5 million to one winner (numbers are 19-20-27-34-41-46).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Dionne & Friends - That's What Friends Are For
- Lionel Richie - Say You, Say Me
- Eddie Murphy - Party All The Time
- Simple Minds - Alive & Kicking
- Klymaxx - I Miss You
- John Cougar Mellencamp - Small Town
- Stevie Nicks - Talk To Me
- Survivor - Burning Heart
- Dire Straits - Walk Of Life
- The Cars - Tonight She Comes
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