Saturday 18 July 1987
It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Tontowi Ahmad .
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Alone by Heart.
In UK It's A Sin by Pet Shop Boys was in the top 5 hits.
Superman IV: The Quest for Peace, directed by Sidney J. Furie, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Misery by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Hollywood the Golden Years: The RKO Story.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Galactic Trader or Game Over.
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Which were the important events of 18 July 1987 ?
- Uruguay - Constitution Day
- Tontowi Ahmad: Indonesian badminton player.
- Gilberto Freye: Brazilian sociologist / writer, dies at 87.
- Molly Yard elected new president of US National Organization for Women.
- New York Yankees' Don Mattingly ties major league record (Dale Long, 1956) of home runs in eight consecutive games.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Heart - Alone
- Bob Seger - Shakedown
- Whitney Houston - I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me)
- The System - Don't Disturb This Groove
- Expose - Point Of No Return
- Pseudo Echo - Funkytown
- U2 - I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For
- Crowded House - Something So Strong
- George Michael - I Want Your Sex
- Gloria Estefan - Rhythm Is Gonna Get You
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