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Sunday May 31, 1987

It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on May 31, 1987). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Robert Ortiz and Hamilton Sabot. 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 The Fitzgeralds And The Kennedys by Doris Kearns Goodwin was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Sweet Surrender. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fast Lane or Graham Gooch's All Star Cricket.
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What the sky looked like on 31 May 1987

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Predator

Directed by: John McTiernan

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Carl Weathers, Kevin Peter Hall, Elpidia Carrillo

Country: United States

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The Puppetoon Movie

Directed by: Arnold Leibovit

Starring: Paul Frees, Dal McKennon, Art Clokey, Dick Beals

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The Witches of Eastwick

Directed by: George Miller

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Cher, Susan Sarandon, Michelle Pfeiffer

Country: United States

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The Believers

Directed by: John Schlesinger

Starring: Martin Sheen, Helen Shaver, Harley Cross, Robert Loggia

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Million Dollar Mystery

Directed by: Richard Fleischer

Starring: Eddie Deezen, Wendy Sherman, Rick Overton, Mona Lyden

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Sweet Surrender

Directed by: Not specifed

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Roxie

Directed by: Nick Frangione

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Albert Schweitzer

Directed by: Gavin Millar

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Dr. Science

CBS Summer Playhouse

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 31 May 1987 ?

Holidays:
  • World No Tobacco Day.
  • Syaday (Discordianism) (5th day of the season of Confusion, honors Apostle Sri Syadasti).
  • Saint Gislemerio
  • Saint Mechtilde of Diessen
  • Saint Petronella.
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Saul Ballesteros drives 3 golf balls off Mt McKinley, Alaska
  • Stanley Cup: Edmonton Oilers beat Philadelphia Flyers, 4 games to 3.
  • Cindy Rarick wins LPGA Corning Golf Classic.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 31, 1987 - Geocentric view

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Fitzgeralds And The Kennedys

By: Doris Kearns Goodwin

"The Fitzgeralds and the Kennedys" is the sweeping history of two immigrant families, their rise to become potent political dynasties, and the marriage that brought the two together to found the

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The Ladies Of Missalonghi

By: Colleen McCullough

Sometimes fairy toles can come true-even for plain,shy spinsters like Missy Wright. Neither as pretty as cousin Alicianor as domineering as mother Drusilla, she seems doomed to aquiet life of

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The Eyes Of The Dragon

By: Stephen King

Once Upon a Time, There Was Terror…The Eyes of the DragonA tale of archetypal heroes and sweeping adventures, of dragons and princes and evil wizards, here is epic fantasy as only Stephen

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Texasville

By: Larry McMurtry

With Texasville, Larry McMurtry returns to the unforgettable Texas town and characters of one of his best-loved books, The Last Picture Show.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Graham Gooch's All Star Cricket

Graham Gooch's All Star Cricket

Platform: C64, C128

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Audiogenic

Dunjunz

Dunjunz

Platform: Acorn Electron BBC Micro

Genre: Action, Gauntlet-like

Publisher: Bug-Byte

Fast Lane

Fast Lane

Platform: Arcade

Publisher: Konami

Airborne Ranger

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, MS-DOS, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Stealth

Publisher: MicroProse

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Airball

Platform: Dragon 32/64, TRS-80 Color Computer, Atari ST, Amiga, Apple IIgs, MS-DOS, Atari 8-bit, Game Boy Advance

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Microdeal

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Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

84 Charing Cross Road

Studio: Columbia Pictures

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Crocodile Dundee

Studio: Paramount Pictures

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The Wraith

Studio: Orion Pictures

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Tough Guys

Studio: Touchstone Pictures

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Flight of the Navigator

Studio: The Walt Disney Company

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