Tuesday April 29, 1986
US date format: 4/29/1986, UK date format: 29/4/1986
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on April 29, 1986). 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 Crystal Harris and Laurena Lacey.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Addicted To Love by Robert Palmer.
In UK A Different Corner by George Michael was in the top 5 hits.
Down by Law, directed by Jim Jarmusch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986
while Nerilka'S Story by Anne McCaffrey was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Magnus.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Commando Libya or Breakthru.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 29, 1986?
- Saint Robert Blessed Robrecht Gruuthuuse (d.1157)
- Saint Hugh of Cluny
- International Dance Day.
- Japan (public holiday since 1927, traditionally the start of the Golden Week holiday period.) The Emperor's Birthday (1927-1988. Holiday of Emperor Hirohito's birthday until his death in 1989).
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- Boston Red Sox Roger Clemens strikes out 20 Seattle Mariners
- 800,000 books destroyed by fire in Los Angeles Central Library.
- A fire at the Central library of the City of Los Angeles Public Library damages or destroys 400,000 books and other items.
- Diamond Jubilee of Hirohito is held at the Kokugikan in Tokyo
- Seamus McElwaine: Irish Republican Army-terrorist, killed...
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 29, 1986?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Robert Palmer - Addicted To Love
- Pet Shop Boys - West End Girls
- Prince - Kiss
- Van Halen - Why Can't This Be Love
- The Rolling Stones - Harlem Shuffle
- Janet Jackson - What Have You Done For Me Lately
- Whitney Houston - Greatest Love Of All
- The Outfield - Your Love
- Phil Collins - Take Me Home
- Bangles - Manic Monday
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Stephanie Mills - I Have Learned To Respect The Power Of Love
- Nu Shooz - I Can't Wait
- Prince And The Revolution - Kiss
- Patti LaBelle & Michael McDonald - On My Own
- The Jets - Crush On You
- The S.O.S. Band - The Finest
- Colonel Abrams - I'm Not Gonna Let (You Get The Best Of Me)
- Ca$hflow - Party Freak
- Freddie Jackson - Love Is Just A Touch Away
- Falco - Rock Me Amadeus
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on April 29, 1986?
On April 29, 1986 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is April 29, 1986?
On April 29, 1986 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on April 29, 1986?
On April 29, 1986 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 29, 1986?
On April 29, 1986 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on April 29, 1986?
On April 29, 1986 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on April 29, 1986?
On April 29, 1986 several famous people were born including, Crystal Harris, Laurena Lacey, Anfissa Bulgakova.
Which famous people died on April 29, 1986?
Famous people died on April 29, 1986 include, Seamus McElwaine.
What was the number one song in April 29, 1986?
The number one song in the week of April 29, 1986 was Addicted To Love by Robert Palmer in US and A Different Corner by George Michael in UK.
What were the top hits on April 29, 1986?
The top hits on April 29, 1986 were Addicted To Love by Robert Palmer, West End Girls by Pet Shop Boys, Kiss by Prince in US and A Different Corner by George Michael, Living Doll by Cliff Richard & The Young Ones, Rock Me Amadeus by Falco in UK.