Thursday 23 January 1986
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 23, 1986). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Pablo Andújar and Jeny Priez.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to That's What Friends Are For by Dionne & Friends.
In UK West End Girls by Pet Shop Boys was in the top 5 hits.
Lady Jane, directed by Trevor Nunn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Texas by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Running Scared.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 180 or Kid Icarus.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 23 January 1986
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 23 January 1986 ?
- Pie Day
- The Saddest day of the year is January 23 according to a recent study completed by the Cardiff University in Cardiff, Wales (a part of the Russell Group of British universities). 
- Roman Catholic Church: Feast of Blessed Marianne of Molokai
- Anne Foy: British children's television presenter.
- Benjamin Griesert: German footballer.
- Marc Laird: Scottish footballer.
- José Sánchez: Spanish footballer.
- Steven Taylor: English footballer.
- Yukie Kawamura: Japanese model and actress.
- Jose Enrique Sanchez: Spanish footballer.
- Michael Stevens: YouTube Star.
- Joseph Beuys: West German avant-garde artist/politician, in Dnsseldorf, Germany, at age 64.
- Jerome Kern Goes to Hollywood opens at Ritz Theater NYC for 13 performances
- Columbia returns to Kennedy Space Center via Davis-Monthan Air Force Base.
- The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inducts its first members: Little Richard, Chuck Berry, James Brown, Ray Charles, Fats Domino, the Everly Brothers, Buddy Holly, Jerry Lee Lewis and Elvis Presley.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Dionne & Friends - That's What Friends Are For
- Lionel Richie - Say You, Say Me
- Stevie Wonder - Go Home
- Ready For The World - Digital Display
- Atlantic Starr - Secret Lovers
- Sade - The Sweetest Taboo
- Meli'sa Morgan - Do Me Baby
- Five Star - Let Me Be The One
- Starpoint - What You Been Missin'
- Evelyn "Champagne" King - Your Personal Touch
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?