Saturday September 26, 1987

US date format: 9/26/1987, UK date format: 26/9/1987

It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on September 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 Clément Lefert and Jang Keun-Suk. In that special week of September people in US were listening to Didn't We Almost Have It All by Whitney Houston. In UK Never Gonna Give You Up by Rick Astley was in the top 5 hits. The Last Emperor, directed by Bernardo Bertolucci, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987 while Patriot Games by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Anime san jushi. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fantasy Zone II: The Tears of Opa-Opa or Pac-Mania.
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Historical Events

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  • Padres Benito Santiago sets rookie hitting streak to 28 games

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The Last Emperor

The Last Emperor

Directed by: Bernardo Bertolucci

Starring: John Lone, Joan Chen, Peter O'Toole, Ruocheng Ying

Country: United States of America

Forever Evil

Forever Evil

Directed by: Roger Evans

Starring: Red Mitchell, Tracey Huffman, Charles L. Trotter, Kent T. Johnson

Housekeeping

Housekeeping

Directed by: Bill Forsyth

Starring: Christine Lahti, Sara Walker, Andrea Burchill, Anne Pitoniak

Crazy Love

Crazy Love

Directed by: Dominique Deruddere

Starring: Josse De Pauw, Geert Hunaerts, Michael Pas, Gene Bervoets

Faceless

Faceless

Directed by: Jesús Franco

Starring: Helmut Berger, Brigitte Lahaie, Telly Savalas, Christopher Mitchum

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TV Series

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Anime san jushi

Anime san jushi

Directed by: Keiji Hayakawa

Worzel Gummidge Down Under

Worzel Gummidge Down Under

Frank's Place

Frank's Place

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Directed by: Helaine Head

Starring: Tim Reid, Robert Harper, Daphne Reid, Francesca P. Roberts

Country: United States of America

G-Force: Guardians of Space

G-Force: Guardians of Space

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Tres estrelles

Days to next September 26

If September 26, 1987 is your birthday you're 33 years, 1 month, 5 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 26 days.
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Books

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Patriot Games by Tom Clancy

Patriot Games

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From Tom Clancy, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Jack Ryan novels--including his latest blockbusters Command Authority and Threat Vector--comes a gripping story of the Ryan family under

Misery by Stephen King

Misery

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The #1 national bestseller about a famous novelist held hostage by his “number one fan” and suffering a frightening case of writer’s block—that could prove fatal.

The Prince Of Tides by Pat Conroy

The Prince Of Tides

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PAT CONROY has created a huge, brash thunderstorm of a novel, stinging with honesty and resounding with drama. Spanning forty years, this is the story of turbulent Tom Wingo, his gifted

Love, Medicine & Miracles by Bernie S. Siegel

Love, Medicine & Miracles

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Unconditional love is the most powerful stimulant of the immune system. The truth is: love heals. Miracles happen to exceptional patients every day - patients who have the courage to love, those who have the courage to work with their …

Sarum by Edward Rutherfurd

Sarum

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A masterpiece that is breathtaking in its scope, SARUM is an epic novel that traces the entire turbulent course of English history.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

The 3-D Battles of WorldRunner

The 3-D Battles of WorldRunner

Platform: Family Computer Disk System, Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Third-Person Rail Shooter Platformer

Publisher: JP Disc Original Group; NA Acclaim Entertainment

Anacreon: Reconstruction 4021

Anacreon: Reconstruction 4021

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: Thinking Machine Associates

Fantasy Zone II: The Tears of Opa-Opa

Fantasy Zone II: The Tears of Opa-Opa

Platform: Sega Mark III, Master System, Arcade, Family Computer, MSX, PlayStation 2, Wii (Virtual Console), Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Horizontally scrolling shoot 'em up

Publisher: JP/NA/PAL Sega; JP Pony Canyon; JP SunSoft

Ai Senshi Nicol

Ai Senshi Nicol

Platform: Family Computer Disk System NES Mobile Phones

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Konami

Pac-Mania

Pac-Mania

Platform: Acorn Archimedes, Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, MSX2, Nintendo Entertainment System, Sega Master System, Sega Genesis/Mega Drive, X68000, ZX Spectrum, Zeebo, Game Boy Advance, Microsoft

Genre: Maze

Publisher: JP Namco; NA Atari Games; NA Tengen; EU Domark; EU Grandslam

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on September 26, 1987?

On September 26, 1987 the day of the week was Saturday.

What zodiac sign is September 26, 1987?

On September 26, 1987 the zodiac sign was Libra.

Who was the US President on September 26, 1987?

On September 26, 1987 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 26, 1987?

On September 26, 1987 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on September 26, 1987?

On September 26, 1987 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on September 26, 1987?

On September 26, 1987 several famous people were born including, Clément Lefert, Jang Keun-Suk, Rosanna Munter.

Which famous people died on September 26, 1987?

Famous people died on September 26, 1987 include, Herbert Tichy.

What was the number one song in September 26, 1987?

The number one song in the week of September 26, 1987 was Didn't We Almost Have It All by Whitney Houston in US and Never Gonna Give You Up by Rick Astley in UK.

What were the top hits on September 26, 1987?

The top hits on September 26, 1987 were Didn't We Almost Have It All by Whitney Houston, Here I Go Again by Whitesnake, I Just Can't Stop Loving You by Michael Jackson in US and Never Gonna Give You Up by Rick Astley, Pump Up The Volume / Anitina (The First Time I See She Dance) by MARRS, Wipeout by The Fat Boys & The Beach Boys in UK.


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