Monday 20 April 1987
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on April 20, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include John Patrick Amedori and John Amedori.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) by Aretha Franklin.
In UK La Isla Bonita by Madonna was in the top 5 hits.
Hot Pursuit, directed by Steven Lisberger, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Red Storm Rising by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Sweet Surrender.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Adventures of Dino Riki or Flying Shark.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 20 April 1987
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Which were the important events of 20 April 1987 ?
- USA- National High Five Day
- Blessed Oda (d. 1158)
- Saint Victor (d.303)
- Saint Marcellinus
- Ridv�n begins at sunset (Bah�'f Faith).
- Festival of Matsu, Southeast Asia (2006).
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Taurus.
- Islam - Muhammad's Birthday observed in (2004)
- April 20 (4/20) is associated with 420 (cannabis culture).
- Saint Theotimus (died 407)
- John Patrick Amedori: American actor.
- Maria Sharapova: Athlete.
- John Amedori: American actor.
- Thorsten Kirschbaum: German footballer.
- Michael Klauß: German footballer.
- Anna Rossinelli: Swiss singer-songwriter.
- Sri Lanka: Tamils shoot 122 Singalezen dead
- US deports Karl Linnas, charged with German war crimes, to USSR.
- 91st Boston Marathon won by Toshihiko Seko of Japan in 2:11:50.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Aretha Franklin - I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)
- Crowded House - Don't Dream It's Over
- Prince - Sign O' The Times
- Jody Watley - Looking For A New Love
- Cutting Crew - (I Just) Died In Your Arms
- Starship - Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now
- Madonna - La Isla Bonita
- Steve Winwood - The Finer Things
- Lou Gramm - Midnight Blue
- U2 - With Or Without You
Top #10 R&B songs
- Prince - Sign 'O' The Times
- The System - Don't Disturb This Groove
- There's Nothing Better Than Love - Luther Vandross with Gregory Hines
- Atlantic Starr - Always
- Gregory Abbott - I Got The Feelin' (It's Over)
- Smokey Robinson - Just To See Her
- Klymaxx - I'd Still Say Yes
- Aretha Franklin & George Michael - I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)
- Cameo - Back And Forth
- Herb Alpert - Keep Your Eye On Me
Top #10 Latin songs
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