Wednesday 20 August 1986
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Dan Martin (cyclist) and Tania Sachdev.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Papa Don't Preach by Madonna.
In UK The Lady In Red by Chris De Burgh was in the top 5 hits.
The Fly, directed by David Cronenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while I'Ll Take Manhattan by Judith Krantz was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Equinox.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ganso Saiyūki: Super Monkey Daibōken or Glider Rider.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Morocco - Revolution of the King and the People Day
- RC saints - Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Asm� (Names) - First day of the ninth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- Estonia - Restoration Day
- Hungary - St. Stephen's day, the main national holiday in Hungary
- Dan Martin (cyclist)
- Tania Sachdev
- EthosLab : YouTube Star.
- Steven Campbell: Australian footballer.
- Letizia Ciampa: Italian actress.
- Damien Gaudin: French cyclist.
- Lior Jean: Israeli footballer.
- Ryo Katsuji: Japanese actor.
- Luis Marco: Spanish runner.
- Manuel Pamić: Croatian footballer.
- Andrew Surman: South African-English footballer.
- Steven Zalewski: American ice hockey player.
- Linus Sebastian: YouTube Star.
- Mail carrier Patrick Sherrill, Edmond Ok, shot 14 fellow workers dead
- Phils Don Carmen perfect game bid is broken in 9th
- In Edmond, Oklahoma, United States Postal Service employee Patrick Sherrill guns down 14 of his co-workers before committing suicide.
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Madonna - Papa Don't Preach
- Steve Winwood - Higher Love
- Bananarama - Venus
- Belinda Carlisle - Mad About You
- Peter Cetera - Glory Of Love (Theme From The Karate Kid Part II)
- Lionel Richie - Dancing On The Ceiling
- Berlin - Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From Top Gun)
- Jermaine Stewart - We Don't Have To Take Our Clothes Off
- Timex Social Club - Rumors
- Wham! - The Edge Of Heaven
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