Wednesday May 20, 1987
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It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 20, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Fra Fee and Mike Havenaar.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to With Or Without You by U2.
In UK Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now by Starship was in the top 5 hits.
The Untouchables, directed by Brian De Palma, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while The Fatal Shore by Robert Hughes was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Sweet Surrender.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blazer or Gnome Ranger.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 20 May 1987
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Which were the important events of 20 May 1987 ?
- Saint Austregisilus
- Saint Lucifer
- Saint Theodore of Pavia
- Saint Bernardine of Siena
- East Timor National Day.
- Cameroon National Day.
- Saint Ivo of Chartres
- Fra Fee: Irish actor and singer.
- Mike Havenaar: Japanese footballer.
- Kristopher Van Varenberg: American actor and producer.
- Julian Wright: American basketball player.
- Wrestler Jerry Lawler sues WWF and Harley Race for trademark name king
- Tennessee court rules that WWF can not promote Harley Race as the King of Wrestling in Tennessee, upholding Jerry Lawler's claim.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- U2 - With Or Without You
- Jody Watley - Looking For A New Love
- The Lady In Red - Chris DeBurgh
- Kim Wilde - You Keep Me Hangin' On
- Cutting Crew - (I Just) Died In Your Arms
- Bryan Adams - Heat Of The Night
- Fleetwood Mac - Big Love
- Atlantic Starr - Always
- Madonna - La Isla Bonita
- Poison - Talk Dirty To Me
Top #10 R&B songs
- Atlantic Starr - Always
- Surface - Happy
- Cameo - Back And Forth
- Smokey Robinson - Just To See Her
- Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam - Head To Toe
- Freddie Jackson - I Don't Want To Lose Your Love
- Melba Moore - It's Been So Long
- Shirley Murdock - Go On Without You
- There's Nothing Better Than Love - Luther Vandross with Gregory Hines
- Herb Alpert - Diamonds
Top #10 Latin songs
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