Thursday 22 January 1987
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 22, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ray Rice and Misa Campo.
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 The Counterlife by Philip Roth was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Unnatural Causes.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Castlevania II: Simon's Quest or Dragon Quest II: Luminaries of the Legendary Line.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 22 January 1987
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 22 January 1987 ?
- New Zealand - Wellington Anniversary.
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. Vincent.
- Ray Rice: American football player.
- Misa Campo
- Shane Long: Irish footballer.
- Ryan Hawley: Soap Opera Actor.
- 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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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Luther Vandross - Stop To Love
- Cameo - Candy
- Aretha Franklin - Jimmy Lee
- Janet Jackson - Control
- Miki Howard - Come Share My Love
- Shirley Murdock - As We Lay
- Robbie Nevil - C'est La Vie
- Melba Moore - Falling
- Grace Jones - I'm Not Perfect (But I'm Perfect For You)
- Misunderstanding - James 'D-Train' Williams
Top #10 Latin songs
- Daniela Romo - De mi enamorate
- y quien puede ser - Jose Jose
- Marisela - Tu dama de hierro
- Rocio Durcal - Quedate conmigo esta noche
- La hora del adios - Dyango y Rocio Durcal
- De color de rosa - Prisma
- Es mi mujer - Emmanuel
- Angelica Maria - El hombre de mi vida
- Solo el y yo - Pandora
- Oiga - Joan Sebastian & Prisma
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?