Sunday December 20, 1987
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It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 20, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Taliana Vargas and Ronan Farrow.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Faith by George Michael.
In UK Always On My Mind by Pet Shop Boys was in the top 5 hits.
Bad Taste, directed by Peter Jackson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Beloved by Toni Morrison was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Die Hausmeisterin.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ai Senshi Nicol or Black Tiger.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 20 December 1987
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Which were the important events of 20 December 1987 ?
- 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.
- Taliana Vargas
- Ronan Farrow: Journalist.
- Yutaka Otsuka: Japanese baseball player.
- Tariel Zintiridis: Greek martial artist.
- Nuts with Barbra Striesand premieres
- Dona Paz ferry sinks after crash with oil tanker Vector, 4386 die
- Nancy Lopez / Miller Barber wins LPGA Mazda Golf Championship
- 76th Davis Cup: Sweden beats India in Gothenburg (5-0).
- History's worst peacetime sea disaster, when the passenger ferry Dona Paz sinks after colliding with the oil tanker Vector 1 in the Tablas Strait in the Philippines, killing an estimated 4,000 people (1,749 official).
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Sport Games on 20 December 1987
- Cleveland Browns - Los Angeles Raiders : 24 - 17
- Indianapolis Colts - San Diego Chargers : 20 - 7
- Minnesota Vikings - Detroit Lions : 17 - 14
- New England Patriots - Buffalo Bills : 13 - 7
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- George Michael - Faith
- Whitesnake - Is This Love
- Whitney Houston - So Emotional
- Debbie Gibson - Shake Your Love
- Got My Mind Set On You - George Harrison
- Jody Watley - Don't You Want Me
- Belinda Carlisle - Heaven Is A Place On Earth
- Pretty Poison - Catch Me (I'm Falling)
- Steve Winwood - Valerie
- Sting - We'll Be Together
Top #10 R&B songs
- Roger - I Want To Be Your Man
- Levert - My Forever Love
- System of Survival - Earth, Wind & Fire
- Michael Jackson - The Way You Make Me Feel
- Natalie Cole - I Live For Your Love
- Whitney Houston - So Emotional
- Stevie Wonder - Skeletons
- Meli'sa Morgan - If You Can Do It: I Can Too!!
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Love Overboard
- Tony Terry - She's Fly
Top #10 Latin songs
- Jose Luis Rodriguez - Y TU TAMBIEN LLORARAS
- Beatriz Adriana - La luna sera la luna
- Negra - Roberto Carlos
- SOY ASI - Jose Jose
- PONTE A CANTAR - Jose Feliciano
- Julio Iglesias - Que no se rompa la noche
- AY AMOR - Ana Gabriel
- PETALO Y ESPINAS - Los Yonic's
- Ahora Te Puedes Marchar - Luis Miguel
- Los Lobos - La Bamba
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