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Sunday December 27, 1987

It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on December 27, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Lily Cole and Matthew Atkinson. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Faith by George Michael. In UK Always On My Mind by Pet Shop Boys was in the top 5 hits. Bad Taste, directed by Peter Jackson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987 while The Cat Who Came For Christmas by Cleveland Amory was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Die Hausmeisterin. If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Astonishing Adventures Of Mr Weems And The She Vampires or Goldrunner.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 27 December 1987

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Bad Taste

Directed by: Peter Jackson

Starring: Terry Potter, Pete O'Herne, Craig Smith, Mike Minett

Country: United States

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Hell High

Directed by: Douglas Grossman

Starring: Maureen Mooney, Christopher Stryker, Christopher Cousins, Millie Prezioso

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Sorority Babes in the Slimeball Bowl-O-Rama

Directed by: David DeCoteau

Starring: Andras Jones, Linnea Quigley, Robin Stille, Hal Havins

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Good Morning, Vietnam

Directed by: Barry Levinson

Starring: Robin Williams, Forest Whitaker, Tung Thanh Tran, Chintara Sukapatana

Country: United States

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A Better Tomorrow II

Directed by: John Woo

Starring: Leslie Cheung, Yun-Fat Chow, Lung Ti, Dean Shek

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Die Hausmeisterin

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Finders Keepers

Directed by: Bryan Carberry

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Turn on to T-Bag

T and T

First of the Summer Wine

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 27 December 1987 ?

Holidays:
  • The second day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
  • A bank holiday in Britain and elsewhere if 25 December or 26 December falls in the weekend.
  • R.C. Saints - John the Apostle and Evangelist
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 27 December
Famous Deaths:
  • Priscilla Dean: Actress (Outside the Law), dies of injuries at 91.
  • Rewi Alley: New Zealand author, pro-Chinese communist, dies at age 90 in Beijing.
  • Geoffrey D Lloyd: Chairman of the guild of British Newspaper editors (Born 1933).
Facts:
  • Steve Largent sets all-time NFL record for career catches when he catches his 752nd pass.

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Sport Games on 27 December 1987

NFL
American Football
  • Buffalo Bills - Philadelphia Eagles : 7 - 17
  • Chicago Bears - Los Angeles Raiders : 6 - 3
  • Cincinnati Bengals - Houston Oilers : 17 - 21
  • Detroit Lions - Atlanta Falcons : 30 - 13
See all American Football game results of 27 December 1987

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on December 27, 1987 - Geocentric view

Discover the planets positions on December 27, 1987 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1987?

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Cat Who Came For Christmas

By: Cleveland Amory

'Twas the night before Christmas when a bedraggled white feline enters the heart--and home--of Cleveland Amory. To say it is a friendly takeover is an understatement.

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Kaleidoscope

By: Danielle Steel

When a beautiful young Frenchwoman and a brilliant American actor meet in wartime Paris, their love begins like a fairy tale but ends in tragedy. Suddenly orphaned, their three children are cruelly separated.

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Seven Stories Of Christmas Love

By: Leo Buscaglia

This holiday classic contains personal stories based on Christmas memories. Five of the stories appeared originally in Woman's Day magazine, which initiated a tradition of printing an annual Buscaglia Christmas story

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Presumed Innocent

By: Scott Turow

Hailed as the most suspenseful and compelling novel in decades, PRESUMED INNOCENT brings to life our worst nightmare: that of an ordinary citizen facing conviction for the most terrible of all

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Birthday and personalized Football books

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Game Over II

Game Over II

Platform: Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, MSX, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Shoot 'em up, platform game

Publisher: Dinamic Software

Dr. Chaos

Platform: FDS, NES

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: JP Pony Inc.; NA FCI, Inc.

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The Astonishing Adventures Of Mr Weems And The She Vampires

The Astonishing Adventures Of Mr Weems And The She Vampires

Platform: Commodore 64 Amstrad CPC ZX Spectrum

Genre: Maze / Shooter game

Publisher: Piranha

Goldrunner

Goldrunner

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64

Genre: vertically scrolling shooter

Invade-a-Load

Invade-a-Load

Platform: Commodore 64

Genre: Shooter

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Big Trouble in Little China

Studio: 20th Century Fox

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Ruthless People

Studio: Touchstone Pictures

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An American Tail

Studio: Universal Pictures

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Raising Arizona

Studio: 20th Century Fox

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Tough Guys

Studio: Touchstone Pictures

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