Thursday March 19, 1987
US date format: 3/19/1987, UK date format: 19/3/1987
It was Thursday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 19, 1987). 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 AJ Lee and Josie Loren.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Lean On Me by Club Nouveau.
In UK Everything I Own by Boy George was in the top 5 hits.
Retribution, directed by Guy Magar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Fine Things by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Roxie.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Booby Kids or Elixir.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 19, 1987?
- Saint Adeltrudis (d.670)
- Saint Landoald
- Las Fallas in Valencia, Spain.
- Roman Catholicism and Church of England - Saint Joseph's Day for Saint Joseph of Nazareth, spouse of the Blessed Virgin Mary, stepfather of Jesus; patron saint of Belgium, a good death, carpenters hence also (alternative) Father's Day in Spain, Portugal, Belgium
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- PTL leader Jim Bakker resigns after sex scandal with Jessica Hahn
- Fred Currey acquires Greyhound Bus Company.
- Bonnie Blair skates ladies world record 500 metre (39.43 seconds).
- In Charlotte, North Carolina, televangelist Jim Bakker, head of PTL Ministries, resigns after admitting an affair with church secretary Jessica Hahn.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 19, 1987?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Club Nouveau - Lean On Me
- Janet Jackson - Let's Wait Awhile
- Starship - Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now
- Bruce Hornsby - Mandolin Rain
- Linda Ronstadt - Somewhere Out There
- Genesis - Tonight, Tonight, Tonight
- Huey Lewis & The News - Jacob's Ladder
- Bruce Willis - Respect Yourself
- Expose - Come Go With Me
- Peter Gabriel - Big Time
Top #5 songs in the UK
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on March 19, 1987?
On March 19, 1987 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is March 19, 1987?
On March 19, 1987 the zodiac sign was Pisces.
Who was the US President on March 19, 1987?
On March 19, 1987 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 19, 1987?
On March 19, 1987 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on March 19, 1987?
On March 19, 1987 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on March 19, 1987?
On March 19, 1987 several famous people were born including, AJ Lee, Josie Loren, Guadeloupe .
Which famous people died on March 19, 1987?
Famous people died on March 19, 1987 include, Emile Meyer, Tony Stratton-Smith, Louis Broglie.
What was the number one song in March 19, 1987?
The number one song in the week of March 19, 1987 was Lean On Me by Club Nouveau in US and Everything I Own by Boy George in UK.
What were the top hits on March 19, 1987?
The top hits on March 19, 1987 were Lean On Me by Club Nouveau, Let's Wait Awhile by Janet Jackson, Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now by Starship in US and Everything I Own by Boy George, Respectable by Mel & Kim, Stand By Me by Ben E King in UK.