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Thursday May 28, 1987

It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on May 28, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Yoann Kowal and Jessica Rothe. In that special week of May people in US were listening to With Or Without You by U2. In UK Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now by Starship was in the top 5 hits. Predator, directed by John McTiernan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987 while Bolt by Dick Francis was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Sweet Surrender. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gary Lineker's Superstar Soccer or The Hunt for Red October.
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What the sky looked like on 28 May 1987

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Predator

Directed by: John McTiernan

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

Country: United States

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The Puppetoon Movie

Directed by: Arnold Leibovit

Starring: Paul Frees, Dal McKennon, Art Clokey, Dick Beals

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The Witches of Eastwick

Directed by: George Miller

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Cher, Susan Sarandon, Michelle Pfeiffer

Country: United States

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The Believers

Directed by: John Schlesinger

Starring: Martin Sheen, Helen Shaver, Harley Cross, Robert Loggia

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Million Dollar Mystery

Directed by: Richard Fleischer

Starring: Eddie Deezen, Wendy Sherman, Rick Overton, Mona Lyden

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Sweet Surrender

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Roxie

Directed by: Nick Frangione

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Albert Schweitzer

Directed by: Gavin Millar

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Dr. Science

CBS Summer Playhouse

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 May 1987 ?

Holidays:
  • Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Germain of Paris
  • Republic Day in Azerbaijan and Armenia (both 1918).
  • Lanfranc
  • Bernard of Menthon
  • Augustine of Canterbury
Famous Birthdays:
  • Yoann Kowal: French athlete, steeplechaser, he received the gold medal at the 2014 European championship in place of Mekhissi who was downgraded.
  • Jessica Rothe
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • 60th National Spelling Bee: Stephanie Petit wins spelling staphylococci
  • Mathias Rust, 19, W German pilot, makes unauthorized landing in the USSR
  • Monitor, Civil War warship, is discovered by a deep sea robot.
  • Southern League no-hit record-Bob Milacki pitches 11 1 / 3 no-hit inn
  • 60th US National Spelling Bee: Stephanie Petit wins spelling "staphylococci".

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 28, 1987 - Geocentric view

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Books

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Bolt

By: Dick Francis

Kit Fielding will do whatever it takes to stop the killing of racehorses. Not an easy task considering that the woman he adores is leaving him, an international arms dealer is

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No Deals, Mr. Bond

By: John Gardner

Between the Danish island of Bornholm and the Baltic coast of East Germany a nuclear submarine of the Royal Navy surfaces under the cloak of darkness.

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Glory Days

By: Dave Marsh

How did critically acclaimed rocker Bruce Springsteen achieve icon status in the 1980s? Filled with candid comments from Springsteen, a behind-the-scenes perspective, and perceptive commentary, Glory Days chronicles both Bossmania and

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Love, Medicine & Miracles

By: Bernie S. Siegel

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 ...

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Feud

Feud

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, Commodore 64, PC DOS, MSX, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Mastertronic

Border Zone

Border Zone

Platform: Amiga, Apple II, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, Macintosh

Genre: Interactive fiction

Publisher: Infocom

Captain Silver

Captain Silver

Platform: Arcade, Sega Master System, NES

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Data East

Gary Lineker's Superstar Soccer

Gary Lineker's Superstar Soccer

Platform: Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC

Genre: Traditional sports simulator

The Hunt for Red October

Platform: Amiga, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, ZX Spectrum, MSX

Genre: Submarine simulator

Publisher: Argus Press Software Ltd.

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Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Harry and the Hendersons

Studio: Universal Pictures

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Ruthless People

Studio: Touchstone Pictures

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Lethal Weapon

Studio: Warner Bros.

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Raising Arizona

Studio: 20th Century Fox

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Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Studio: Paramount Pictures

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