Saturday 20 December 1986
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Anoop Desai and Benjamin Brierley.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Walk Like An Egyptian by Bangles.
In UK The Final Countdown by Europe was in the top 5 hits.
Little Shop of Horrors, directed by Frank Oz, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while The Golden Cup by Belva Plain was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Vasko da Gama ot selo Rupcha.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Glider Rider or Might and Magic Book One: The Secret Of The Inner Sanctum.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 December 1986 ?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Dominic of Silos
- Also see December 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The first All Faiths Day was celebrated in 2003 in Canandaigua, New York.
- Anoop Desai: American singer and former American Idol contestant.
- Benjamin Brierley: English-born German rugby player.
- Logan Hugueny-Clark: YouTube Star.
- Joe DeSa: American baseball player (Born 1959).
- White teenagers beat blacks in Howard Beach, New York
- Three African Americans are assaulted by a group of white teens in the Howard Beach neighborhood of Queens, New York. One of the victims, Michael Griffith, is run over and killed by a motorist while attempting to flee the attackers.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bangles - Walk Like An Egyptian
- Bruce Hornsby - The Way It Is
- Wang Chung - Everybody Have Fun Tonight
- Duran Duran - Notorious
- Gregory Abbott - Shake You Down
- Billy Idol - To Be A Lover
- Huey Lewis and the News - Hip To Be Square
- Robbie Nevil - C'est La Vie
- Ben E. King - Stand By Me
- Peter Cetera - The Next Time I Fall
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Sport Games on 20 December 1986
- Denver Broncos - Seattle Seahawks : 16 - 41
- Green Bay Packers - New York Giants : 24 - 55
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