Thursday 22 January 1987
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Shane Long and Ryan Hawley.
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.
while Red Storm Rising by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Square One TV.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alien Syndrome or Bad Street Brawler.
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Which were the important events of 22 January 1987 ?
- New Zealand - Wellington Anniversary.
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Vincent.
- Shane Long: Irish footballer.
- Ryan Hawley: Soap Opera Actor.
- Ray Rice: American football player.
- Astrid Jacobsen: Norwegian cross-country skier.
- Blizzard in New Jersey, as 334 attend the New Jersey Devils - Calgary Flames NHL game, New Jersey wins 7-5.
- Pennsylvania politician R. Budd Dwyer shoots and kills himself during a televised press conference, leading to debates on boundaries in journalism.
- 27-year old Glen Tremml pedals the ultralight aircraft Eagle over Edwards Air Force Base, California, for a human-powered flight record of 37.2 miles.
- Philippine security forces open fire on a crowd of 10,000 : 15,000 demonstrators at Malacanang Palace, Manila, killing 13.
- Pennsylvania Treasurer Budd Dwyer shoots and kills himself with a revolver during a televised press conference after being found guilty on charges of bribery, fraud, conspiracy, and racketeering.
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