Friday April 24, 1987
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It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on April 24, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jan Vertonghen and Ben Howard.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) by Aretha Franklin.
In UK La Isla Bonita by Madonna was in the top 5 hits.
Hot Pursuit, directed by Steven Lisberger, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Fatherhood by Bill Cosby was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Sweet Surrender.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Flunky or Digital Devil Story: Megami Tensei.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 24 April 1987
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Which were the important events of 24 April 1987 ?
- Saint Alexander (died 178)
- Genocide Remembrance Day in Armenia.
- Republic Day in The Gambia (1970).
- Newman's Day.
- 24-Hour Comics Day.
- Saint Maria-Euphrasia Pelletier (d.1868)
- Saint Honorius
- Saint Fidelis of Sigmaringen
- Saint Egbert of Northumbria
- Saint Deodatus
- Jan Vertonghen: Belgian footballer.
- Ben Howard: Pop Singer.
- Seeayanna : YouTube Star.
- Kris Letang: Hockey Player.
- Kristopher Letang: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Howard Stern holds a free speech rally at Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, New York City
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Aretha Franklin - I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)
- Crowded House - Don't Dream It's Over
- Prince - Sign O' The Times
- Jody Watley - Looking For A New Love
- Cutting Crew - (I Just) Died In Your Arms
- Starship - Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now
- Madonna - La Isla Bonita
- Steve Winwood - The Finer Things
- Lou Gramm - Midnight Blue
- U2 - With Or Without You
Top #10 R&B songs
- Prince - Sign 'O' The Times
- The System - Don't Disturb This Groove
- There's Nothing Better Than Love - Luther Vandross with Gregory Hines
- Atlantic Starr - Always
- Gregory Abbott - I Got The Feelin' (It's Over)
- Smokey Robinson - Just To See Her
- Klymaxx - I'd Still Say Yes
- Aretha Franklin & George Michael - I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)
- Cameo - Back And Forth
- Herb Alpert - Keep Your Eye On Me
Top #10 Latin songs
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?