Friday September 19, 1986
US date format: 9/19/1986, UK date format: 19/9/1986
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 19, 1986). 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 Chris Doughty and Grete Eliassen.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Stuck With You by Huey Lewis & The News.
In UK Don't Leave Me This Way by The Communards was in the top 5 hits.
Tough Guys, directed by Jeff Kanew, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Act Of Will by Barbara Taylor Bradford was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Grand Prix der Volksmusik.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ghost House or Leather Goddesses of Phobos.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 19, 1986?
- Heine Westenfluss's birthday, from Gundam SEED DESTINY.
- Hermione Granger's birthday, from J.K. Rowling's series Harry Potter.
- International Talk Like a Pirate Day
- Saint Kitts and Nevis - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1983)
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- Captain EO with Michael Jackson premieres
- Dean Jones scores 210 vs. India at Madras
- Chicago White Sox player Joe Crowley no-hits California Angels, 7-1.
- US Federal health officals announce AZT will be available to AIDS patients.
- Vivian Duncan: Entertainer (Duncan Sisters).
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 19, 1986?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Huey Lewis & The News - Stuck With You
- Lionel Richie - Dancing On The Ceiling
- Gloria Loring & Carl Anderson - Friends And Lovers
- Berlin - Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From Top Gun)
- Miami Sound Machine - Words Get In The Way
- Run-D.M.C. - Walk This Way
- Bananarama - Venus
- Glass Tiger - Don't Forget Me (When I'm Gone)
- Daryl Hall - Dreamtime
- Regina - Baby Love
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Oran 'Juice' Jones - The Rain
- Levert - (Pop Pop Pop Pop) Goes My Mind
- Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam With Full Force Featuring Paul Anthony & Bow Legged Lou - All Cried Out
- Janet Jackson - When I Think Of You
- Gwen Guthrie - Ain't Nothin' Goin' On But The Rent
- Cameo - Word Up
- Ashford & Simpson - Count Your Blessings
- Run-D.M.C. - Walk This Way
- New Edition - Earth Angel (From "The Karate Kid, Part II")
- El DeBarge - Love Always
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next September 19If September 19, 1986 is your birthday you're 34 years, 3 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 28 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?