Tuesday December 23, 1986
US date format: 12/23/1986, UK date format: 23/12/1986
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on December 23, 1986). 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 Giba (volleyball player) and Beau Champion.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Walk Like An Egyptian by Bangles.
In UK The Final Countdown by Europe was in the top 5 hits.
Assassination, directed by Peter R. Hunt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while It by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Street Legal.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Kirel or Hover Force.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 23, 1986?
- Festivus (from sitcom Seinfeld)
- Oaxaca - Night of the Radishes
- Secular humanism (American) - HumanLight observed
- R.C. Saints - John Cantius ; Thorlac Thorhallsson, patron saint of Iceland
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- Rutan andYeager make 1st around-the-world flight without refueling
- Voyager, piloted by Dick Rutan and Jeana Yeager, lands at Edwards Air Force Base in California becoming the first aircraft to fly non-stop around the world without aerial or ground refueling.
- Voyager airplane completes the first nonstop circumnavigation of the earth by air without refueling in 9 days, 3 minutes and 44 seconds.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 23, 1986?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Bobby Brown - Girlfriend
- Kool & The Gang - Victory
- Janet Jackson - Control
- Luther Vandross - Stop To Love
- Ready For The World - Love You Down
- Anita Baker - Caught Up In The Rapture
- Commodores - Goin' To The Bank
- Aretha Franklin - Jimmy Lee
- Vesta - Once Bitten Twice Shy
- New Edition - Once In A Lifetime Groove
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on December 23, 1986?
On December 23, 1986 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is December 23, 1986?
On December 23, 1986 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on December 23, 1986?
On December 23, 1986 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 23, 1986?
On December 23, 1986 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on December 23, 1986?
On December 23, 1986 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on December 23, 1986?
On December 23, 1986 several famous people were born including, Giba (volleyball player), TJ Oshie, Beau Champion.
What was the number one song in December 23, 1986?
The number one song in the week of December 23, 1986 was Walk Like An Egyptian by Bangles in US and The Final Countdown by Europe in UK.
What were the top hits on December 23, 1986?
The top hits on December 23, 1986 were Walk Like An Egyptian by Bangles, Everybody Have Fun Tonight by Wang Chung, Notorious by Duran Duran in US and The Final Countdown by Europe, Caravan Of Love by The Housemartins, Reet Petite by Jackie Wilson in UK.