Wednesday 27 August 1986
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Thomas Trudeau and Savannah Brinson.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Higher Love by Steve Winwood.
In UK The Lady In Red by Chris De Burgh was in the top 5 hits.
Manhunter, directed by Michael Mann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat by Oliver Sacks was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rölli.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Get Dexter or Larn.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 27 August 1986 ?
- Moldova - Independence Day (from the USSR, 1991)
- Roman festivals - Volturnalia held in honor of Volturnus
- RC Saints - Saint Monica of Hippo
- Thomas Trudeau: American noted family and son of Jane Pauley and cartoonist, husband Gary Trudeau.
- Savannah Brinson: Family Member.
- Mario Barrett: R&B Singer.
- Mario : American singer-songwriter dancer and actor.
- Sebastian Kurz: Austrian politician 36th Austrian Minister of Foreign Affairs.
- Nabil Zhar: French-Moroccan footballer
- Emmy News and Documentaries Award presentation
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Steve Winwood - Higher Love
- Bananarama - Venus
- Madonna - Papa Don't Preach
- Berlin - Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From Top Gun)
- Lionel Richie - Dancing On The Ceiling
- Gloria Loring & Carl Anderson - Friends And Lovers
- Michael McDonald - Sweet Freedom
- Timex Social Club - Rumors
- Huey Lewis & The News - Stuck With You
- Belinda Carlisle - Mad About You
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