Sunday June 28, 1987
US date format: 6/28/1987, UK date format: 28/6/1987
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 28, 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 Karin Knapp and Terrence Williams.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me) by Whitney Houston.
In UK I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me) by Whitney Houston was in the top 5 hits.
Dung fong tuk ying, directed by Sammo Kam-Bo Hung, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Presumed Innocent by Scott Turow was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Fridolin.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Golvellius or Flak Attack.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 28, 1987?
- Feast of St Irenaeus of Lyon
- Vidovdan, Orthodox religious holiday commemorating St. Vitus
- National Handshake Day
- Dreamgirls opens at Ambassador Theater NYC for 177 performances
- Deb Richard wins LPGA Rochester Golf International
- Don Baylor sets career hit-by-pitch mark at 244 (Pitcher Rick Rhoden).
- An accidental explosion at Hohenfels Training Area in West Germany kills three U.S. troopers.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 28, 1987?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Herb Alpert - Diamonds
- Club Nouveau - Why You Treat Me So Bad
- Jody Watley - Still A Thrill
- Stephanie Mills - I Feel Good All Over
- Whitney Houston - I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me)
- The Whispers - Rock Steady
- The Isley Brothers - Smooth Sailin' Tonight
- Jonathan Butler - Lies
- Nona Hendryx - Why Should I Cry?
- Regina Belle - Show Me The Way
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next June 28If June 28, 1987 is your birthday you're 33 years, 2 months, 28 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 3 days.
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?