Friday 18 July 1986
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Samson Smith and Deniss Karpak.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Invisible Touch by Genesis.
In UK Papa Don't Preach by Madonna was in the top 5 hits.
Maximum Overdrive, directed by Stephen King, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while A Perfect Spy by John le Carré was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Solunski patrdii.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Legend of Zelda or Double Dribble.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 18 July 1986 ?
- Uruguay - Constitution Day
Famous Birthdays:18 July
- Stanley Rous: British soccer official, dies at 91.
- 115th British Golf Open: Greg Norman shoots a 280 at Turnberry Scotld
- Royals announce manager Dick Howser, 50, has a brain tumor
- A tornado is broadcast live on KARE television in Minnesota when the station's helicopter pilot makes a chance encounter.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Genesis - Invisible Touch
- Peter Gabriel - Sledgehammer
- Janet Jackson - Nasty
- Kenny Loggins - Danger Zone
- Simply Red - Holding Back The Years
- El DeBarge - Who's Johnny (Short Circuit Theme)
- Peter Cetera - Glory Of Love (Theme From The Karate Kid Part II)
- Billy Ocean - There'll Be Sad Songs (To Make You Cry)
- The Moody Blues - Your Wildest Dreams
- Rod Stewart - Love Touch
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