Wednesday 26 November 1986
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Cody Adams and Trevor Morgan.
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.
The Mosquito Coast, directed by Peter Weir, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Whirlwind by James Clavell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Julpussar och Stjärnsmällar.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lords of Conquest or Mad Nurse.
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- Mongolia: Independence Day
- Russia: St. Yuri's Day (1497 - 1649)
- Also see November 26 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. saints - Pope Siricius; celebration of the excellence of Saint Genevieve in Paris.
- Bah�'f Faith: Day of the Covenant
- Cody Adams: American baseball player, he was drafted by the Milwaukee Brewers in the 2008 MLB June amateur draft.
- Trevor Morgan: American actor.
- Konstadinos Filippidis: Greek pole vaulter.
- Kanae Itō: Japanese voice actress and singer.
- Bauke Mollema: Dutch cyclist.
- Alberto Sgarbi: Italian rugby player
- Betico Croes: Arubian politician, dies in an accident at 48.
- U.S. President Ronald Reagan announces that former Senator John Tower, former Secretary of State Edmund Muskie, and former National Security Adviser Brent Scowcroft will serve as members of the Special Review Board looking into the Iran-Contra arms scandal (they became known as the Tower Commission). Reagan denies involvement in the scandal.
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