Sunday 26 January 1986
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 26, 1986). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Eléonore Boccara and Shantelle Malawski.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to That's What Friends Are For by Dionne & Friends.
In UK West End Girls by Pet Shop Boys was in the top 5 hits.
Lady Jane, directed by Trevor Nunn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Only One Woof by James Herriot was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Running Scared.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 180 or Daikaijū no Gyakushū.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 26 January 1986
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Which were the important events of 26 January 1986 ?
- Roman Empire - third day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra.
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Timothy and Titus
- Saint Paula
- Saint Alberic
- Margaret of Hungary
- International Holocaust Remembrance Day
- Uganda - Liberation Day.
- India - Republic Day - One of only three state holidays in India, celebrated with pomp and a military parade in New Delhi.
- International Customs Day.
- Australia - Australia Day.
- Eléonore Boccara
- Shantelle Malawski: Canadian professional wrestler.
- Hero: South Korean singer (TVXQ).
- Thiago Pereira: Brazilian swimmer.
- Gerald Green: American basketball player.
- Matt Heafy: American lead vocalist (Trivium).
- Ciera Payton: TV Actress.
- Kim Jae-joong: South Korean singer-songwriter and actor (JYJ and TVXQ).
- Mustapha Yatabaré: French-Malian footballer.
- Kim Jaejoong: Pop Singer.
- Super Bowl XX: Chicago Bears beat New England Patriots, 46-10 in New Orleans, Louisiana; Most Valuable Player: Richard Dent, Defensive End.
- Val Skinner wins LPGA Mazda Golf Classic.
- Hein Vergeer becomes European skating champ.
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Sport Games on 26 January 1986
- New England Patriots - Chicago Bears : 10 - 46
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Dionne & Friends - That's What Friends Are For
- Lionel Richie - Say You, Say Me
- Stevie Wonder - Go Home
- Ready For The World - Digital Display
- Atlantic Starr - Secret Lovers
- Sade - The Sweetest Taboo
- Meli'sa Morgan - Do Me Baby
- Five Star - Let Me Be The One
- Starpoint - What You Been Missin'
- Evelyn "Champagne" King - Your Personal Touch
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?