Monday July 27, 1987

US date format: 7/27/1987, UK date format: 27/7/1987

It was Monday, under the sign of Leo (see zodiac on July 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 Sarah Parsons and Leah Kelley (model). In that special week of July people in US were listening to Shakedown by Bob Seger. In UK It's A Sin by Pet Shop Boys was in the top 5 hits. The Monster Squad, directed by Fred Dekker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987 while Love, Medicine & Miracles by Bernie S. Siegel was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching G-Force: Guardians of Space. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Exzisus or Flak Attack.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Malchus
  • Maldives - Independence Day, 2nd Day
  • Vietnam - Memorial Day for War Martyrs
  • Ancient Latvia - Septinu Guletaju Diena held
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Events

  • Salt Lake City Trappers lose 7-5 to Billings Mustangs, ending their professional-record winning streak at 29 consecutive
  • John Demjanjuk, accused German "Ivan the Terrible" testifies in Israel.
  • RMS Titanic, Inc. begins the first expedited salvage of wreckage of the RMS Titanic.

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Movies

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Full Metal Jacket

Full Metal Jacket

Directed by: Stanley Kubrick

Starring: Matthew Modine, R. Lee Ermey, Vincent D'Onofrio, Adam Baldwin

Country: United States of America

The Untouchables

The Untouchables

Directed by: Brian De Palma

Starring: Kevin Costner, Sean Connery, Robert De Niro, Charles Martin Smith

Country: United States of America

The Untouchables memorabilia

Predator

Predator

Directed by: John McTiernan

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Carl Weathers, Kevin Peter Hall, Elpidia Carrillo

Country: United States of America

Predator memorabilia

Babette's Feast

Babette's Feast

Directed by: Gabriel Axel

Starring: Stéphane Audran, Bodil Kjer, Birgitte Federspiel, Jarl Kulle

Sien nui yau wan

Sien nui yau wan

Directed by: Siu-Tung Ching

Starring: Leslie Cheung, Joey Wang, Wu Ma, Wai Lam

TV Series

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G-Force: Guardians of Space

G-Force: Guardians of Space

Fridolin

Fridolin

Dom za nashite deca

Dom za nashite deca

Starring: Emilia Radeva, Kosta Tsonev, Maria Kavardjikova, Georgi Novakov

Country: Bulgaria

Steel Riders

Steel Riders

Written by:

Directed by: Wayne Tourell

Starring: Josie Vendramini, Fraser Stephen-Smith, Neha Belton, Joshua Dunn

Hollywood the Golden Years: The RKO Story

Hollywood the Golden Years: The RKO Story

Starring: Edward Asner, Linwood G. Dunn, Ginger Rogers, Pandro S. Berman

Country: United States of America

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Books

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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 …

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.

Sphere by Michael Crichton

Sphere

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“Ingenious and beguiling.”—Time“Crichton keeps us guessing at every turn in his best work since The Andromeda Strain.”—Los Angeles Times“Sphere may be Crichton’s best novel, but even if it ranked only second

Dirk Gently'S Holistic Detective Agency by Douglas Adams

Dirk Gently'S Holistic Detective Agency

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From Douglas Adams, the legendary author of one of the most beloved science fiction novels of all time, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, comes a wildly inventive novel—in trade paperback

Spycatcher by Peter Wright

Spycatcher

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SpyCatcher: The Candid Autobiography of a Senior Intelligence Officer

Videogames

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Exzisus

Exzisus

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: JP Taito; WW TAD

E.O.S.: Earth Orbit Station

E.O.S.: Earth Orbit Station

Platform: Commodore 64, Apple II

Genre: Construction and management simulation

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Hi no Tori Hououhen

Hi no Tori Hououhen

Platform: MSX2

Genre: Action

Publisher: Konami

Flak Attack

Flak Attack

Platform: Arcade, Xbox Live Arcade, PlayStation 4

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Konami

Karyssia: Queen of Diamonds

Karyssia: Queen of Diamonds

Platform: ZX Spectrum

Genre: Text adventure game

Publisher: Incentive Software

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on July 27, 1987?

On July 27, 1987 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is July 27, 1987?

On July 27, 1987 the zodiac sign was Leo.

Who was the US President on July 27, 1987?

On July 27, 1987 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 27, 1987?

On July 27, 1987 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on July 27, 1987?

On July 27, 1987 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on July 27, 1987?

On July 27, 1987 several famous people were born including, Sarah Parsons, Leah Kelley (model), Maxime Musqua.

Which famous people died on July 27, 1987?

Famous people died on July 27, 1987 include, Travis Jackson.

What was the number one song in July 27, 1987?

The number one song in the week of July 27, 1987 was Shakedown by Bob Seger in US and It's A Sin by Pet Shop Boys in UK.

What were the top hits on July 27, 1987?

The top hits on July 27, 1987 were Shakedown by Bob Seger, I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For by U2, Alone by Heart in US and It's A Sin by Pet Shop Boys, Under The Boardwalk by Bruce Willis, Who's That Girl by Madonna in UK.