Tuesday January 20, 1987
US date format: 1/20/1987, UK date format: 20/1/1987
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 20, 1987). 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 Evan Peters and Marco Simoncelli.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to At This Moment (Live) by Billy Vera.
In UK Reet Petite by Jackie Wilson was in the top 5 hits.
Beyond Therapy, directed by Robert Altman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while It by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Unnatural Causes.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Escape from Singe's Castle or Goldrunner.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 20, 1987?
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Aquarius.
- Saint Fabian
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- Anglican Church envoy Terry Waite taken hostage in Beirut, Lebanon
- Church of England envoy Terry Waite is kidnapped in Lebanon.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 20, 1987?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?