Thursday April 30, 1987
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It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on April 30, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Nikki Webster and Alipate Carlile.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to (I Just) Died In Your Arms by Cutting Crew.
In UK La Isla Bonita by Madonna was in the top 5 hits.
Hellraiser, directed by Clive Barker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Hold On by Sam Donaldson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Sweet Surrender.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Asterix and the Magic Carpet or Crazee Rider.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 30 April 1987 ?
- Sweden - Birthday of King Carl XVI Gustav, an official flag day.
- Mexico - Children's Day.
- The Netherlands - Queen's Day.
- Saint Pope Pius V
- LaVeyan Satanism - Walpurgisnacht, or Walpurgis Night, as noted in The Satanic Bible.
- Saint Eutropius
- Saint Maximus, 3rd century martyr
- Saint Marianus and James, martyrs in Numidia in 259
- Scandinavia - The arrival of spring, Walpurgis Night.
- Saint Joseph Benedict Cottolengo
- Roman Empire - third day of the Floralia in honor of Flora.
- Blessed Hildegard
- Blessed Radolf of Affligem
- Blessed Rosemonde
- Vietnam - Liberation Day.
- Bealtaine Eve (From either Irish Bealtaine or Scottish Gaelic). Originally a Celtic Druid holiday.
- Saint Suitbert the Younger (d. 807)
- Nikki Webster: Australian singer and actress.
- Rohit Sharma: Indian cricketer.
- Alipate Carlile: Australian rules footballer.
- Chris Morris: South African cricketer.
- Kaspar Taimsoo: Estonian rower.
- Hugh Dempster: Actor (Anna Karenina, Candles at Nine).
- New York Islanders' Mike Bossy plays his final game.
- Lou Lamoriello is named New Jersey Devils' president.
- Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney and the Provincial Premiers agree on principle to the Meech Lake Accord which would bring Quebec into the constitution.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1987 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Cutting Crew - (I Just) Died In Your Arms
- Jody Watley - Looking For A New Love
- Crowded House - Don't Dream It's Over
- Madonna - La Isla Bonita
- Prince - Sign O' The Times
- U2 - With Or Without You
- Aretha Franklin - I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)
- Steve Winwood - The Finer Things
- Starship - Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now
- Kool & The Gang - Stone Love
Top #10 R&B songs
- The System - Don't Disturb This Groove
- There's Nothing Better Than Love - Luther Vandross with Gregory Hines
- Atlantic Starr - Always
- Smokey Robinson - Just To See Her
- Prince - Sign 'O' The Times
- Gregory Abbott - I Got The Feelin' (It's Over)
- Klymaxx - I'd Still Say Yes
- Cameo - Back And Forth
- Lillo Thomas - Sexy Girl
- Patrice Rushen - Watch Out
Top #10 Latin songs
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