Tuesday 27 October 1987
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on October 27, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kilian Jornet and Yi Jianlian.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Bad by Michael Jackson.
In UK You Win Again by The Bee Gees was in the top 5 hits.
Bagdad Cafe, directed by Percy Adlon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Leaving Home by Garrison Keillor was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Finders Keepers.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Inspector Gadget and the Circus of Fear or The Astonishing Adventures Of Mr Weems And The She Vampires.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 27 October 1987
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Which were the important events of 27 October 1987 ?
- St. Namatius
- Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Independence Day (from Britain, 1979)
- Turkmenistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
- St. Desiderius
- R.C. saints - October 27th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Abraham the Poor
- St. Vincent, Sabina, & Christeta
- St. Capitolina
- St. Odhran
- St. Elesbaan
- St. Florentius
- St. Frumentius, the saint who introduced Christianity into Ethiopia.
- St. Gaudiosus
- St. Abban of Murnevin
- Kilian Jornet
- Yi Jianlian: Chinese basketball player (birth date disputed).
- Andrew Bynum: American basketball player.
- Thelma Aoyama: Japanese singer.
- Björn Barrefors: Swedish decathlete and heptathlete.
- Hannah Bronfman: Businessman.
- Sebastian Gacki: Canadian actor.
- Viktor Genev: Bulgarian footballer.
- Guillaume Franke: French-born German rugby player.
- Victor Genev: Bulgarian footballer.
- Kilian Burgada: Spanish ski mountaineer, long-distance runner, mountain biker and duathlete (mountain running and mountain biking).
- Lucas Mangopes Democratic Party wins Bophuthatswana elections
- South Korean voters overwhelmingly approve a new constitution.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Michael Jackson - Bad
- The O'Jays - Lovin' You
- Deja - You And Me Tonight
- Jody Watley - Don't You Want Me
- Angela Winbush - Angel
- Ray Parker Jr. - I Don't Think That Man Should Sleep Alone
- Bert Robinson - Heart Of Gold
- Glenn Jones - We've Only Just Begun (The Romance Is Not Over)
- Marlon Jackson - Don't Go
- The Temptations - I Wonder Who She's Seeing Now
Top #10 Latin songs
- Los Lobos - La Bamba
- Ahora Te Puedes Marchar - Luis Miguel
- Julio Iglesias - Que no se rompa la noche
- Wilkins - Margarita
- No Se Murio El Amor - Mijares
- Nelson Ned - Me Pase De La Cuenta
- Beatriz Adriana - La luna sera la luna
- Danny Rivera - Amar o morir
- No Te Quites La Ropa - Emmanuel
- Solo Importas Tu - Franco de Vita
Top #4 songs in the UK
- You Win Again - The Bee Gees
- Pump Up The Volume / Anitina (The First Time I See She Dance) - MARRS
- Abigail Mead & Nigel Goulding - Full Metal Jacket (I Wanna Be Your Drill Instructor)
- Jan Hammer - Crockett's Theme
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