Wednesday 29 July 1987
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on July 29, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sabra Johnson and Génesis Rodríguez.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Shakedown by Bob Seger.
In UK It's A Sin by Pet Shop Boys was in the top 5 hits.
No Way Out, directed by Roger Donaldson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Misery by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching G-Force: Guardians of Space.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Asterix and the Magic Carpet or E.O.S.: Earth Orbit Station.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 29 July 1987
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Which were the important events of 29 July 1987 ?
- Sabra Johnson: Dutch-American dancer.
- Génesis Rodríguez: American actress.
- Alice Dellal: Brazilian-English model.
- Sarah Snook: Actress.
- Genesis Rodriguez: Soap Opera Actress.
- Bibhutibhushan Mukhopadhyay: Indian author poet and playwright (d. 1987).
- Ben and Jerry's ice cream parlour and Jerry Garcia agree on a new flavor: Cherry Garcia.
- British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher and President of France Francois Mitterrand sign the agreement to build a tunnel under the English Channel (Eurotunnel).
- Prime Minister of India Rajiv Gandhi and President of Sri Lanka J. R. Jayawardene sign the Indo-Lankan Pact on ethnic issues.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bob Seger - Shakedown
- U2 - I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For
- Heart - Alone
- George Michael - I Want Your Sex
- Gloria Estefan - Rhythm Is Gonna Get You
- T'Pau - Heart And Soul
- The Jets - Cross My Broken Heart
- Suzanne Vega - Luka
- Whitney Houston - I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me)
- Robbie Nevil - Wot's It To Ya
Top #10 R&B songs
- Alexander O'Neal - Fake
- Regina Belle - Show Me The Way
- Janet Jackson - The Pleasure Principle
- Lillo Thomas - I'm In Love
- Freddie Jackson - Jam Tonight
- Natalie Cole - Jump Start
- Tawatha - Thigh Ride
- Luther Vandross - I Really Didn't Mean It
- Georgio - Tina Cherry
- The Isley Brothers - Smooth Sailin' Tonight
Top #10 Latin songs
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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