Sunday 21 December 1986
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Davey Browne .
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.
Platoon, directed by Oliver Stone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Hollywood Husbands by Jackie Collins 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 Hover Force or Lords of Conquest.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 December 1986 ?
- Roman festivals - Divalia in honour of Angerona
- R.C. Saints - Saint Petrus Canisius ; formerly feast day of Thomas the apostle
- Also see December 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The summer solstice (Southern Hemisphere) or winter solstice (Northern Hemisphere), sometimes known as Yule, occurs on or very close to this date. It is an important festival in the Chinese calendar.
- Davey Browne: Australian boxer (d. 2015).
- Amy Alcott / Bob Charles wins LPGA Mazda Golf Championship
- 75th Davis Cup: Australia beats Sweden in Melbourne (3-2).
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 21 December 1986
- Atlanta Falcons - Detroit Lions : 20 - 6
- Buffalo Bills - Houston Oilers : 7 - 16
- Chicago Bears - Dallas Cowboys : 24 - 10
- Indianapolis Colts - Los Angeles Raiders : 30 - 24
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