Friday May 22, 1987
US date format: 5/22/1987, UK date format: 22/5/1987
It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 22, 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 Novak Djokovic and Arturo Vidal.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to With Or Without You by U2.
In UK Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now by Starship was in the top 5 hits.
The Untouchables, directed by Brian De Palma, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Glory Days by Dave Marsh was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Roxie.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crystal Quest or Final Fantasy.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 22, 1987?
- Saint Humilita
- Saint Rita of Cascia
- Victoria Day in Canada
- World Biodiversity Day.
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- 30 killed in a Texas tornado.
- Hashimpura massacre in Meerut city of India.
- Mario Zafred: Composer, dies at 65.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 22, 1987?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Atlantic Starr - Always
- Surface - Happy
- Cameo - Back And Forth
- Smokey Robinson - Just To See Her
- Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam - Head To Toe
- Freddie Jackson - I Don't Want To Lose Your Love
- Melba Moore - It's Been So Long
- Shirley Murdock - Go On Without You
- Luther Vandross with Gregory Hines - There's Nothing Better Than Love
- Herb Alpert - Diamonds
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next May 22If May 22, 1987 is your birthday you're 33 years, 4 months, 7 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 23 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 22, 1987?
On May 22, 1987 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is May 22, 1987?
On May 22, 1987 the zodiac sign was Gemini.
Who was the US President on May 22, 1987?
On May 22, 1987 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 22, 1987?
On May 22, 1987 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on May 22, 1987?
On May 22, 1987 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 22, 1987?
On May 22, 1987 several famous people were born including, Novak Djokovic, Arturo Vidal, Vladimir Granat.
Which famous people died on May 22, 1987?
Famous people died on May 22, 1987 include, Mario Zafred.
What was the number one song in May 22, 1987?
The number one song in the week of May 22, 1987 was With Or Without You by U2 in US and Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now by Starship in UK.
What were the top hits on May 22, 1987?
The top hits on May 22, 1987 were With Or Without You by U2, Looking For A New Love by Jody Watley, The Lady In Red by Chris DeBurgh in US and Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now by Starship, Can't Be With You Tonight by Judy Boucher, A Boy From Nowhere by Tom Jones in UK.