Friday February 27, 1987
US date format: 2/27/1987, UK date format: 27/2/1987
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 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 Kristian Marmor and Djaïd Kasri.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Livin' On A Prayer by Bon Jovi.
In UK I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) by George Michael & Aretha Franklin was in the top 5 hits.
Evil Dead II, directed by Sam Raimi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Echoes In The Darkness by Joseph Wambaugh was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Alfons Zitterbacke.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Booby Kids or Blasteroids.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 27, 1987?
- International Polar Bear Day.
- Saint Antigone
- Saint Leander
- First day of Maslenitsa in Russia (2006)
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- Washington Week In Review, 20th anniversary on PBS
- Donald Regan resigns as White House chief of staff.
- Mike Conley triple jumps world indoor record (17.76 metres).
- Antigua and Barbuda recognizes the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR).
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 27, 1987?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bon Jovi - Livin' On A Prayer
- Huey Lewis & The News - Jacob's Ladder
- Georgia Satellites - Keep Your Hands To Yourself
- Chicago - Will You Still Love Me?
- The Jets - You Got It All
- Linda Ronstadt - Somewhere Out There
- Bruce Willis - Respect Yourself
- Beastie Boys - (You Gotta) Fight For Your Right (To Party!)
- Peter Gabriel - Big Time
- Lionel Richie - Ballerina Girl
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 27If February 27, 1987 is your birthday you're 33 years, 6 months, 30 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 1 day.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?