Monday April 27, 1987
US date format: 4/27/1987, UK date format: 27/4/1987
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on April 27, 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 William Moseley and Alexandra Lacrabère.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to (I Just) Died In Your Arms by Cutting Crew.
In UK La Isla Bonita by Madonna was in the top 5 hits.
Hellraiser, directed by Clive Barker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while The Ladies Of Missalonghi by Colleen McCullough was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Roxie.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Halls of Montezuma A Battle History of the U.S. Marine Corps or Alternative World Games.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 27, 1987?
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- US Justice Department bars Austrian Chancellor Kurt Waldheim from entering US, due to his aid of Nazi Germany during WWII
- The U.S. Department of Justice bars the Austrian President Kurt Waldheim from entering the United States, saying he had aided in the deportation and execution of thousands of Jews and others as a German Army officer during World War II.
- The United States Department of Justice declares incumbent Austrian president Kurt Waldheim an quotundesirable alienquot.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 27, 1987?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Cutting Crew - (I Just) Died In Your Arms
- Jody Watley - Looking For A New Love
- Crowded House - Don't Dream It's Over
- Madonna - La Isla Bonita
- Prince - Sign O' The Times
- U2 - With Or Without You
- Aretha Franklin - I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)
- Steve Winwood - The Finer Things
- Starship - Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now
- Kool & The Gang - Stone Love
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- The System - Don't Disturb This Groove
- Luther Vandross with Gregory Hines - There's Nothing Better Than Love
- Atlantic Starr - Always
- Smokey Robinson - Just To See Her
- Prince - Sign 'O' The Times
- Gregory Abbott - I Got The Feelin' (It's Over)
- Klymaxx - I'd Still Say Yes
- Cameo - Back And Forth
- Lillo Thomas - Sexy Girl
- Patrice Rushen - Watch Out
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next April 27If April 27, 1987 is your birthday you're 33 years, 4 months, 30 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 1 day.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?