Sunday April 26, 1987
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It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on April 26, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jessica Rose and Jarmila Gajdosova.
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 The Ladies Of Missalonghi by Colleen McCullough was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Sweet Surrender.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bureaucracy or ATV Simulator.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 26 April 1987
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Which were the important events of 26 April 1987 ?
- World Intellectual Property Day (since 2001).
- Florida and Georgia, USA - Confederate Memorial Day.
- Shi'a Islam - Mawlid, Muhammad's birthday (2005).
- Tanzania - Union Day.
- Feast day of the following saint in the Orthodox Church: Stephen of Perm - also Old Permic Alphabet Day
- Trudpert (Irish monk martyred in Germany in 607).
- Lucidius (4th century)
- Saint Cletus (Pope Anacletus) and Marcellinus (Popes and martyrs)
- Paschasius (d. 865)
- Richarius or Riquier (d. 643)
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saint Alda (d. 1309)
- Jessica Rose: American internet celebrity and actress.
- Arijit Singh: Musician.
- Jarmila Gajdosova: Slovakian/Australian tennis player.
- Jessica Lee Rose: American/New Zealand actress.
- Jorge Moreno: Spanish footballer.
- Shankar : Of Noted Bollywood Music Director Duo -Jaikishan (Born 1922).
- Barbara Cook: A Concert... closes at Ambassador NYC after 13 performances
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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?