Monday August 24, 1987
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It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 24, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jonathan Duhamel and Jon Scheyer.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to La Bamba by Los Lobos.
Near Dark, directed by Kathryn Bigelow, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while The Fatal Shore by Robert Hughes 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 E.O.S.: Earth Orbit Station or Indiana Jones in Revenge of the Ancients.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 24 August 1987
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Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 24 August 1987 ?
- Liberia: Flag Day
- RC Saints - Feast day of Saint Bartholomew
- Roman festivals - first of the 3 days on which the mundus was opened
- Ukraine: National Holiday, independence from Russia (1991)
- Sierra Leone: President's Birthday
- Jonathan Duhamel
- Jon Scheyer: American basketball player.
- Éric Bauthéac
- David Moura
- Anže Kopitar: Slovenian ice hockey player.
- Daichi Miura: Japanese singer-songwriter dancer and choreographer.
- Anze Kopitar: Slovenian ice hockey player.
- Bayard Rustin: American civil rights activist (d. 1987).
- Announcement of possible Martian tornadoes.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Los Lobos - La Bamba
- Madonna - Who's That Girl
- Richard Marx - Don't Mean Nothing
- Suzanne Vega - Luka
- Debbie Gibson - Only In My Dreams
- Michael Jackson - I Just Can't Stop Loving You
- The Whispers - Rock Steady
- Whitney Houston - Didn't We Almost Have It All
- It's Not Over (Til It's Over) - Starship
- Dan Hill - Can't We Try
Top #10 R&B songs
- Levert - Casanova
- Force M.D.'s - Love Is A House
- Smokey Robinson - One Heartbeat
- I Just Can't Stop Loving You - Michael Jackson With Siedah Garrett
- Natalie Cole - Jump Start
- Dionne Warwick & Jeffrey Osborne - Love Power
- The System - Nighttime Lover
- Babyface - I Love You Babe
- Kool & The Gang - Holiday
- Atlantic Starr - One Lover At A Time
Top #10 Latin songs
- Julio Iglesias - Lo Mejor De Tu Vida
- Ahora Te Puedes Marchar - Luis Miguel
- Los Lobos - La Bamba
- Amanda Miguel - El pecado
- Los Bukis - Tu carcel
- Hasta Que Te Conoci - Juan Gabriel
- Doce rosas - Lorenzo Antonio
- Todo Me Gusta De Ti - Los Caminantes
- No Te Quites La Ropa - Emmanuel
- Lobo Domesticado - Tommy Olivencia
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?