Monday November 24, 1986
US date format: 11/24/1986, UK date format: 24/11/1986
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on November 24, 1986). 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 Pedro Leon and Jimmy Graham.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to You Give Love A Bad Name by Bon Jovi.
In UK Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From 'Top Gun') by Berlin was in the top 5 hits.
Crimes of the Heart, directed by Bruce Beresford, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Flight Of The Intruder by Stephen Coonts was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Gung Ho.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Big Trouble in Little China or The Golden Path.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 24, 1986?
- Roman festivals - in the Byzantine empire the Brumalia (a wine festival) were celebrated from this day until the winter solstice
- R.C. Saints - Saint Andrew Dung-Lac and other Vietnamese martyrs
- Also see November 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Feast Day of St. Colman - Cobh, Ireland
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- Smile opens at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC for 48 performances
- Cards reliever Todd Worrell wins NL Rookie of Year
- Wrestler John Tatum charged with possession of marijuana
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 24, 1986?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Berlin - Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From 'Top Gun')
- Kim Wilde - You Keep Me Hangin' On
- Europe - The Final Countdown
- Mel & Kim - Showing Out (Get Fresh At The Weekend)
- Swing Out Sister - Breakout
Top #10 R&B songs
- Freddie Jackson - Tasty Love
- Lionel Richie - Love Will Conquer All
- Jesse Johnson (Featuring Sly Stone) - Crazay
- Commodores - Goin' To The Bank
- One Way - Don't Think About It
- Ready For The World - Love You Down
- Chico DeBarge - Talk To Me
- Kool & The Gang - Victory
- Stacy Lattisaw - Nail It To The Wall
- Millie Jackson - Hot! Wild! Unrestricted! Crazy Love!
Sport Games on November 24, 1986
- New York Jets - Miami Dolphins : 3 - 45
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 24If November 24, 1986 is your birthday you're 33 years, 10 months, 4 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 27 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 November 24, 1986?
On November 24, 1986 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is November 24, 1986?
On November 24, 1986 the zodiac sign was Sagittarius.
Who was the US President on November 24, 1986?
On November 24, 1986 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 24, 1986?
On November 24, 1986 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on November 24, 1986?
On November 24, 1986 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on November 24, 1986?
On November 24, 1986 several famous people were born including, Pedro Leon, Jimmy Graham, Pedro León.
What was the number one song in November 24, 1986?
The number one song in the week of November 24, 1986 was You Give Love A Bad Name by Bon Jovi in US and Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From 'Top Gun') by Berlin in UK.
What were the top hits on November 24, 1986?
The top hits on November 24, 1986 were You Give Love A Bad Name by Bon Jovi, Human by The Human League, True Blue by Madonna in US and Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From 'Top Gun') by Berlin, You Keep Me Hangin' On by Kim Wilde, The Final Countdown by Europe in UK.