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.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • 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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Events

  • 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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Movies

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Retribution

Retribution

Directed by: Guy Magar

Starring: Dennis Lipscomb, Leslie Wing, Suzanne Snyder, Jeff Pomerantz

Munchies

Munchies

Directed by: Tina Hirsch

Starring: Harvey Korman, Charlie Stratton, Nadine Van der Velde, Alix Elias

Withnail & I

Withnail & I

Directed by: Bruce Robinson

Starring: Richard E. Grant, Paul McGann, Richard Griffiths, Ralph Brown

Country: United States of America

The Grand Highway

The Grand Highway

Directed by: Jean-Loup Hubert

Starring: Anémone, Richard Bohringer, Antoine Hubert, Vanessa Guedj

Anguish

Anguish

Directed by: Bigas Luna

Starring: Zelda Rubinstein, Michael Lerner, Talia Paul, Àngel Jové

TV Series

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Roxie

Roxie

Directed by: Nick Frangione

Albert Schweitzer

Albert Schweitzer

Directed by: Gavin Millar

The Little Vampire

The Little Vampire

Directed by: Uli Edel

Street Legal

Street Legal

Trst via Skopje

Trst via Skopje

Starring: Sebastijan Saban, Snezana Stameska, Vanco Petrusevski, Pero Georgievski

Days to next March 19

If March 19, 1987 is your birthday you're 33 years, 6 months, 11 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 19 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Fine Things by Danielle Steel

Fine Things

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Smart, likable, Bernie Fine was the wonder boy of Wolff's, New York's most glamorous department store. A senior VP moving up, he arrives in San Fransisco to open a West Coast store.

Boone by T. Boone Pickens Jr

Boone

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First printing of the first edition. Neff B224. Pickens was CEO of Mesa Petroleum, and for a time a person of national stature in the corporate world.

The Fitzgeralds And The Kennedys by Doris Kearns Goodwin

The Fitzgeralds And The Kennedys

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"The Fitzgeralds and the Kennedys" is the sweeping history of two immigrant families, their rise to become potent political dynasties, and the marriage that brought the two together to found the

Windmills Of The Gods by Sidney Sheldon

Windmills Of The Gods

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She's on the glinting edge of East-West confrontation, a beautiful and accomplished scholar who has suddenly become our newest ambassador to an Iron Curtain country, a woman who is about to

Fatherhood by Bill Cosby

Fatherhood

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From one of America's most beloved funnymen comes a hilarious look at the lighter side of fatherhood. So, what is fatherhood...?It's

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Cleopatra no Mahō

Cleopatra no Mahō

Platform: Family Computer Disk System

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Square

Booby Kids

Booby Kids

Platform: Family Computer

Genre: Action

Publisher: Nihon Bussan

Ghost Hunters

Ghost Hunters

Platform: Amstrad CPC ZX Spectrum

Genre: 2D action platformer

Publisher: Codemasters

Higemaru Makaijima

Higemaru Makaijima

Platform: NES/Famicom, MSX2, mobile phones

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Capcom

Elixir

Elixir

Platform: Acorn Electron, BBC Micro

Genre: Platform game, Puzzle game

Publisher: Superior Software

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.


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