Tuesday 22 July 1986
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 22, 1986). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Nilo Mur and Ashton Lunceford.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Sledgehammer by Peter Gabriel.
In UK Papa Don't Preach by Madonna was in the top 5 hits.
Karma, directed by Subhash Ghai, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Lake Wobegon Days by Garrison Keillor was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Grand Prix der Volksmusik.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Into Oblivion (video game) or Baltron.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 22 July 1986
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Which were the important events of 22 July 1986 ?
- Swaziland - Birthday of former King Sobhuza II
- Pi Approximation Day
- St. Vandrille/Wandre Gisilus
- St. Mineve
- St. Joseph of Palestine (Count Joseph)
- St. Dabius/Davius
- Catholic - the feasts of at least 7 saints: St. Mary Magdalene
- Ratcatcher's Day. See:The Pied Piper of Hamelin.
- Nilo Mur
- Ashton Lunceford
- Maria GentleWhispering: YouTube Star.
- Sean Lee: Football Player.
- Stevie Johnson: Football Player.
- Rebecca Ferguson: Musician.
- Cilla Kung: Hong Kong actress and singer.
- Haruka Suenaga: Japanese actress and model.
- Steve Johnson: American football player.
- Betty Gilpin: Actress.
- House of Representatives impeaches Judge Harry E Claiborne on tax evasion.
- In Philippines, ABS-CBN Radio launches DZMM was started broadcast at 630ampnbspkHz on AM Band.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Peter Gabriel - Sledgehammer
- Kenny Loggins - Danger Zone
- Genesis - Invisible Touch
- Janet Jackson - Nasty
- Peter Cetera - Glory Of Love (Theme From The Karate Kid Part II)
- Madonna - Papa Don't Preach
- Rod Stewart - Love Touch
- Belinda Carlisle - Mad About You
- Simply Red - Holding Back The Years
- Billy Joel - Modern Woman
Top #10 R&B songs
- - Rumors
- Jeffrey Osborne - You Should Be Mine (The Woo Woo Song)
- Jean Carne - Closer Than Close
- El DeBarge - Who's Johnny ("Short Circuit" Theme)
- Run-D.M.C. - My Adidas
- Rick James - Sweet And Sexy Thing
- Shirley Jones - Do You Get Enough Love
- Skyy - Givin' It (To You)
- Mtume - Breathless
- New Edition - With You All The Way
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