Friday 27 June 1986
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include LaShawn Merritt and Drake Bell.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to On My Own by Patti LaBelle.
In UK Spirit In The Sky by Doctor & The Medics was in the top 5 hits.
The Great Mouse Detective, directed by Ron Clements, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Last Of The Breed by Louis L'Amour was one of the best selling books.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Miami Vice or Fairlight II.
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Which were the important events of 27 June 1986 ?
- National HIV Testing Day in United States
- National Veterans' Day in the United Kingdom 
- Stonewall Day (date of many gay pride celebrations, including those in New York City, San Francisco, Toronto, and Madrid)
- Feast of St Cyril of Alexandria
- LaShawn Merritt: American sprinter.
- Drake Bell: American actor and musician.
- Antoine Dodson: .
- Victor Kim: Dancer.
- Sam Claflin: Movie Actor.
- Bryan Fletcher: American skier
- World Court rules US aid to Nicaraguan contras illegal.
- Robby Thompson (San Francisco Giants) sets record, caught stealing bases four times in one game.
- US informs New Zealand it will not defend it against attack.
- In referendum, Irish uphold ban on divorce.
- Anne White shocks Wimbeldon by wearing only a body stocking.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1986 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Patti LaBelle - On My Own
- Billy Ocean - There'll Be Sad Songs (To Make You Cry)
- The Jets - Crush On You
- Simply Red - Holding Back The Years
- Howard Jones - No One Is To Blame
- El DeBarge - Who's Johnny (Short Circuit Theme)
- George Michael - A Different Corner
- Genesis - Invisible Touch
- Janet Jackson - Nasty
- Peter Gabriel - Sledgehammer
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