Friday May 29, 1987
US date format: 5/29/1987, UK date format: 29/5/1987
It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 29, 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 Alessandra Torresani and Timur Ozgoz.
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 Intimate Partners by Maggie Scarf was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Roxie.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dream Zone or Getsu Fūma Den.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 29, 1987?
- Nigeria: Democracy Day.
- Saint Theodosia
- Bah�'f Faith: Ascension of Bah�'u'llah.
- United Kingdom: Oak Apple Day.
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- Twilight Zone director John Landis found innocent in death of actor Vic Morrow.
- Robin Ventura sets a college baseball record with hits in 57 games.
- Alain Vincx: Belgian stuntman, dies in an accident at...
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 29, 1987?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- U2 - With Or Without You
- Kim Wilde - You Keep Me Hangin' On
- Chris DeBurgh - The Lady In Red
- Atlantic Starr - Always
- Fleetwood Mac - Big Love
- Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam - Head To Toe
- Breakfast Club - Right On Track
- Bryan Adams - Heat Of The Night
- Huey Lewis & The News - I Know What I Like
- Bon Jovi - Wanted Dead Or Alive
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next May 29If May 29, 1987 is your birthday you're 33 years, 3 months, 26 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 5 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?