Wednesday 22 April 1987
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include David Luiz and John Obi Mikel.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) by Aretha Franklin.
In UK La Isla Bonita by Madonna was in the top 5 hits.
Hot Pursuit, directed by Steven Lisberger, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while This 'N That by Bette Davis with Michael Herskowitz was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Sweet Surrender.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Guild of Thieves or Guerrilla War.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 22 April 1987
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 22 April 1987 ?
- Saints Soter and Caius
- Saint Leonidas (died 202)
- Brazil - Discovery Day.
- Saint Theodorus (d. 613)
- David Luiz: Brazilian footballer.
- John Obi Mikel
- Mikel Obi: Soccer Player.
- BC Jean: Pop Singer.
- David Mateos: Spanish footballer.
- John Mikel: Nigerian footballer.
- Sri Lanka Air Force bombs Tamil rebels; 100s killed.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Aretha Franklin - I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)
- Crowded House - Don't Dream It's Over
- Prince - Sign O' The Times
- Jody Watley - Looking For A New Love
- Cutting Crew - (I Just) Died In Your Arms
- Starship - Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now
- Madonna - La Isla Bonita
- Steve Winwood - The Finer Things
- Lou Gramm - Midnight Blue
- U2 - With Or Without You
Top #10 R&B songs
- Prince - Sign 'O' The Times
- The System - Don't Disturb This Groove
- Luther Vandross with Gregory Hines - There's Nothing Better Than Love
- Atlantic Starr - Always
- Gregory Abbott - I Got The Feelin' (It's Over)
- Smokey Robinson - Just To See Her
- Klymaxx - I'd Still Say Yes
- Aretha Franklin & George Michael - I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)
- Cameo - Back And Forth
- Herb Alpert - Keep Your Eye On Me
Top #10 Latin songs
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?