Friday July 31, 1987
US date format: 7/31/1987, UK date format: 31/7/1987
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on July 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 Brittany Byrnes and Celina Sinden.
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.
The Monster Squad, directed by Fred Dekker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Love, Medicine & Miracles by Bernie S. Siegel 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 Baseball The Season II or Battle of Britain.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 31, 1987?
- St. John Columbini
- Republic of the Congo - Upswing of the Revolution
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Saint Ignatius of Loyola (founder of the Jesuits)
- St. Conrode (son of Leo and Kurt / El Gauchito Gil's former wife)
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- Living Daylights premieres in US
- Battle between Iranian pilgrims and Saudi-Arabian troops, 402 killed
- Eddie Murray hits his 300th HR
- Guns and Roses song Appetite for Destruction is released
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 31, 1987?
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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 #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 July 31If July 31, 1987 is your birthday you're 33 years, 3 months old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months.
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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on July 31, 1987?
On July 31, 1987 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is July 31, 1987?
On July 31, 1987 the zodiac sign was Leo.
Who was the US President on July 31, 1987?
On July 31, 1987 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 31, 1987?
On July 31, 1987 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on July 31, 1987?
On July 31, 1987 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on July 31, 1987?
On July 31, 1987 several famous people were born including, Brittany Byrnes, Celina Sinden, Paige Hathaway.
What was the number one song in July 31, 1987?
The number one song in the week of July 31, 1987 was Shakedown by Bob Seger in US and It's A Sin by Pet Shop Boys in UK.
What were the top hits on July 31, 1987?
The top hits on July 31, 1987 were Shakedown by Bob Seger, I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For by U2, Alone by Heart in US and It's A Sin by Pet Shop Boys, Under The Boardwalk by Bruce Willis, Who's That Girl by Madonna in UK.