Friday January 23, 1987
US date format: 1/23/1987, UK date format: 23/1/1987
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 23, 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 Cyril Cinélu and Dimitri Voutsinos.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to At This Moment (Live) by Billy Vera.
In UK Reet Petite by Jackie Wilson was in the top 5 hits.
Beyond Therapy, directed by Robert Altman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while It by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Unnatural Causes.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Exolon or Grand Prix Construction Set.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 23, 1987?
- 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
- Dow Jones rises 64 points then drops 110 points (44.15 pt loss)
- Japan 1st exceeds military spending cap of 1% of GNP ($23 billion)
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 23, 1987?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 23If January 23, 1987 is your birthday you're 33 years, 8 months, 5 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 26 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 January 23, 1987?
On January 23, 1987 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is January 23, 1987?
On January 23, 1987 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on January 23, 1987?
On January 23, 1987 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 23, 1987?
On January 23, 1987 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on January 23, 1987?
On January 23, 1987 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 23, 1987?
On January 23, 1987 several famous people were born including, Cyril Cinélu, Dimitri Voutsinos, Andrea .
What was the number one song in January 23, 1987?
The number one song in the week of January 23, 1987 was At This Moment (Live) by Billy Vera in US and Reet Petite by Jackie Wilson in UK.
What were the top hits on January 23, 1987?
The top hits on January 23, 1987 were At This Moment (Live) by Billy Vera, C'est La Vie by Robbie Nevil, Shake You Down by Gregory Abbott in US and Reet Petite by Jackie Wilson, Jack Your Body by Steve 'Silk' Hurley, Is This Love by Alison Moyet in UK.