Sunday November 29, 1987
US date format: 11/29/1987, UK date format: 29/11/1987
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on November 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 Cashmere Cat and Stephen O'Halloran.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to (I've Had) The Time Of My Life by Bill Medley.
In UK China In Your Hand by T'Pau was in the top 5 hits.
Empire of the Sun, directed by Steven Spielberg, 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 Finders Keepers.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Border Zone or Firetrack.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 29, 1987?
- former Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia - Republic Day
- International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People
- Israel - Kaftet be-November (commemoration of the U.N. decision in 1947 to partition Palestine)
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- Dreamgirls closes at Ambassador Theater NYC after 177 performances
- 75th CFL Grey Cup: Edmonton Eskimos defeats Toronto Argonauts, 38-36
- Joe Montana of 49ers completes NFL record 22 consecutive passes
- New Orleans Saints win, assuring their 1st winning NFL season
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 29, 1987?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bill Medley - (I've Had) The Time Of My Life
- Belinda Carlisle - Heaven Is A Place On Earth
- Billy Idol - Mony Mony Live
- Richard Marx - Should've Known Better
- George Michael - Faith
- Bruce Springsteen - Brilliant Disguise
- Tiffany - I Think We're Alone Now
- Sting - We'll Be Together
- Cutting Crew - I've Been In Love Before
- Debbie Gibson - Shake Your Love
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Stevie Wonder - Skeletons
- Earth, Wind & Fire - System of Survival
- The Temptations - I Wonder Who She's Seeing Now
- Roger - I Want To Be Your Man
- Angela Winbush - Angel
- Alexander O'Neal - Criticize
- Shanice Wilson - (Baby Tell Me) Can You Dance
- Marlon Jackson - Don't Go
- Miles Jaye - Let's Start Love Over
- Levert - My Forever Love
Sport Games on November 29, 1987
- Cincinnati Bengals - New York Jets : 20 - 27
- Cleveland Browns - San Francisco 49ers : 24 - 38
- Denver Broncos - San Diego Chargers : 31 - 17
- Green Bay Packers - Chicago Bears : 10 - 23
- Houston Oilers - Indianapolis Colts : 27 - 51
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?