Thursday November 26, 1987
US date format: 11/26/1987, UK date format: 26/11/1987
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on November 26, 1987). 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 Kat DeLuna and Georgios Tzavellas.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to (I've Had) The Time Of My Life by Bill Medley.
In UK China In Your Hand by T'Pau was in the top 5 hits.
Empire of the Sun, directed by Steven Spielberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Presumed Innocent by Scott Turow was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Finders Keepers.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cleopatra no Mahō or Driller.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 26, 1987?
- 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.
- See more
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 26, 1987?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bill Medley - (I've Had) The Time Of My Life
- Belinda Carlisle - Heaven Is A Place On Earth
- Billy Idol - Mony Mony Live
- Richard Marx - Should've Known Better
- George Michael - Faith
- Bruce Springsteen - Brilliant Disguise
- Tiffany - I Think We're Alone Now
- Sting - We'll Be Together
- Cutting Crew - I've Been In Love Before
- Debbie Gibson - Shake Your Love
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Stevie Wonder - Skeletons
- Earth, Wind & Fire - System of Survival
- The Temptations - I Wonder Who She's Seeing Now
- Roger - I Want To Be Your Man
- Angela Winbush - Angel
- Alexander O'Neal - Criticize
- Shanice Wilson - (Baby Tell Me) Can You Dance
- Marlon Jackson - Don't Go
- Miles Jaye - Let's Start Love Over
- Levert - My Forever Love
Sport Games on November 26, 1987
- Kansas City Chiefs - Detroit Lions : 27 - 20
- Minnesota Vikings - Dallas Cowboys : 44 - 38
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?