Saturday January 31, 1987
US date format: 1/31/1987, UK date format: 31/1/1987
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 31, 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 Marcus Mumford and Kenny McKinley.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to At This Moment (Live) by Billy Vera.
In UK Reet Petite by Jackie Wilson was in the top 5 hits.
City on Fire, directed by Ringo Lam, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while The Panic Of '89 by Paul Erdman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Gung Ho.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dance Aerobics or Megami Tensei.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 31, 1987?
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- 44th Golden Globes: Platoon, Marlee Matlin win.
- The last Ohrbach's department store closes in New York City after 64 years of operation.
- United Steelworkers union ratify a concessionary contract with USX Corp.
- British Airways is privatised and listed on the London Stock Exchange.
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- Yves Allegret: French film director (Born 1907).
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 31, 1987?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?