Wednesday January 21, 1987
US date format: 1/21/1987, UK date format: 21/1/1987
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 21, 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 Masa Zec-Peskiric and Damien Bonne.
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 Grand Prix Construction Set or Garfield: Big Fat Hairy Deal.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 21, 1987?
- National Hugging Day
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agnes.
- Mauritius - Thaipoosam Cavadee.
- UN Arms Day
- BB King donates his 7,000 record collection to University of Mississippi.
- Pieter G Buckinx: Flemish writer (7th Day), dies at 83.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 21, 1987?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?