Sunday August 23, 1987
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It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 23, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Darren Collison and Alexandra Roach.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Who's That Girl by Madonna.
In UK La Bamba by Los Lobos was in the top 5 hits.
The Dead, directed by John Huston, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Sphere by Michael Crichton was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching G-Force: Guardians of Space.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 221B Baker Street or Joe Blade.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 23 August 1987
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Which were the important events of 23 August 1987 ?
- Astrology - Last day of sun sign Leo in the tropical zodiac
- Swaziland - Umhlanga Day
- Romania - Liberation Day (1944)
- RC Saints - Saint Rose of Lima
- Roman festivals - Vulcanalia
- Darren Collison
- Alexandra Roach
- Hunter Hughes: YouTube Star.
- Chris Galya: TV Actor.
- Nikki Gil: Filipino actress and singer.
- 15-years old boy hijacks KLM B737, demands $1 billion
- Betsy King wins Atlantic City LPGA Golf Classic
- Violent rainfall / floods in Bangladesh, kills 100s
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Madonna - Who's That Girl
- Los Lobos - La Bamba
- Suzanne Vega - Luka
- Richard Marx - Don't Mean Nothing
- George Michael - I Want Your Sex
- U2 - I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For
- Debbie Gibson - Only In My Dreams
- The Whispers - Rock Steady
- T'Pau - Heart And Soul
- Michael Jackson - I Just Can't Stop Loving You
Top #10 R&B songs
- Levert - Casanova
- Natalie Cole - Jump Start
- Smokey Robinson - One Heartbeat
- Force M.D.'s - Love Is A House
- Georgio - Tina Cherry
- I Just Can't Stop Loving You - Michael Jackson With Siedah Garrett
- Freddie Jackson - Jam Tonight
- Luther Vandross - I Really Didn't Mean It
- Dionne Warwick & Jeffrey Osborne - Love Power
- Kool & The Gang - Holiday
Top #10 Latin songs
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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