Tuesday 26 May 1987
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Valerie Garcia and Aaron Chalmers.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to With Or Without You by U2.
In UK Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now by Starship was in the top 5 hits.
The Untouchables, directed by Brian De Palma, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Fine Things by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Vreme za pat.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing HardBall! or Heavy Barrel.
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Which were the important events of 26 May 1987 ?
- Saint Germain of Paris
- Blessed Pieter of Ter Duinen
- Saint William of Aquitaine
- Saint Simitrius
- Saint Philip Neri (died 1595)
- Saint Lambert (d.1154)
- Saint Berenger (died 1093)
- Georgia - National Day
- Poland - Mother's Day
- Australia - National Sorry Day
- Valerie Garcia: Filipina actress.
- Aaron Chalmers: Reality Star.
- Brandi Cyrus: TV Actress.
- Olcay Şahan: Turkish footballer.
- Josh Thomas: Australian comedian and actor.
- Supreme Court ruled dangerous defendants could be held without bail
- Cecilia Bolocco, age 22, of Chile, crowned 36th Miss Universe.
- Great offensive against Tamil-rebellion in Jaffra, Sri Lanka.
- US Supreme Court rules dangerous defendants could be held without bail.
- William H Webster replaces Robert M Gates as 14th director of US Central Intelligence Agency.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- U2 - With Or Without You
- Kim Wilde - You Keep Me Hangin' On
- Chris DeBurgh - The Lady In Red
- Atlantic Starr - Always
- Fleetwood Mac - Big Love
- Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam - Head To Toe
- Breakfast Club - Right On Track
- Bryan Adams - Heat Of The Night
- Huey Lewis & The News - I Know What I Like
- Bon Jovi - Wanted Dead Or Alive
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