Friday 24 July 1987
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Cafu and Mara Wilson.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Alone by Heart.
In UK It's A Sin by Pet Shop Boys was in the top 5 hits.
The Lost Boys, directed by Joel Schumacher, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while The Haunted Mesa by Louis L'Amour was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Steel Riders.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Earl Weaver Baseball or Battlantis.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 24 July 1987 ?
- Utah - Pioneer Day (1847)
- St. Ruffin
- St. Wulfhad
- St. David
- St. Romanus, 2nd bishop of Rochester.
- St. Lewine
- St. Kinga/Cunegundes
- St. Francis Solano
- St. Saint Christina the Astonishing
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 9 saints: St. Lupus
- Ancient Latvia - Jekaupa Diena held
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Leo
- Vanuatu - Children's Day
- Ecuador - Sim=n Bolfvar Day
- Venezuela - the Libertador (Sim=n Bolfvar Day)
- Cafu: Brazilian footballer.
- Mara Wilson: American actress.
- Michael Jones: YouTube Star.
- Jovan Belcher: American football player (d. 2012).
- Filipe Santos: Brazilian footballer.
- Nathan Gerbe: American ice hockey player
- Zack Sabre: Jr. English wrestler
- Merve Sevi: Turkish actress
- IBM-PC DOS Version 3.3 (updated) released
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Heart - Alone
- Bob Seger - Shakedown
- U2 - I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For
- Whitney Houston - I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me)
- George Michael - I Want Your Sex
- Gloria Estefan - Rhythm Is Gonna Get You
- Crowded House - Something So Strong
- T'Pau - Heart And Soul
- The System - Don't Disturb This Groove
- Expose - Point Of No Return
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