Saturday October 31, 1987, Halloween
US date format: 10/31/1987, UK date format: 31/10/1987
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 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 Nick Foligno and Jean-Karl Vernay.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Bad by Michael Jackson.
In UK You Win Again by The Bee Gees was in the top 5 hits.
Bagdad Cafe, directed by Percy Adlon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1987
while Crystal Woman by Lynn V. Andrews was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Finders Keepers.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Galaga '88 or Beyond Dark Castle.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 31, 1987?
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- A pair in Coventry, England ties the world record for the longest singles tennis match at 80 hours 21 minutes.
- Joseph Campbell: American writer and leading authority...
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 31, 1987?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #4 songs in the UK
- The Bee Gees - You Win Again
- MARRS - Pump Up The Volume / Anitina (The First Time I See She Dance)
- Abigail Mead & Nigel Goulding - Full Metal Jacket (I Wanna Be Your Drill Instructor)
- Jan Hammer - Crockett's Theme
Top #10 R&B songs
- Michael Jackson - Bad
- The O'Jays - Lovin' You
- Deja - You And Me Tonight
- Jody Watley - Don't You Want Me
- Angela Winbush - Angel
- Ray Parker Jr. - I Don't Think That Man Should Sleep Alone
- Bert Robinson - Heart Of Gold
- Glenn Jones - We've Only Just Begun (The Romance Is Not Over)
- Marlon Jackson - Don't Go
- The Temptations - I Wonder Who She's Seeing Now
Top #1 Latin songs
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next October 31If October 31, 1987 is your birthday you're 32 years, 11 months, 2 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 29 days.
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 October 31, 1987?
On October 31, 1987 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is October 31, 1987?
On October 31, 1987 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.
Who was the US President on October 31, 1987?
On October 31, 1987 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 31, 1987?
On October 31, 1987 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on October 31, 1987?
On October 31, 1987 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on October 31, 1987?
On October 31, 1987 several famous people were born including, Nick Foligno, Jean-Karl Vernay, Ashley Graham.
Which famous people died on October 31, 1987?
Famous people died on October 31, 1987 include, Joseph Campbell.
What was the number one song in October 31, 1987?
The number one song in the week of October 31, 1987 was Bad by Michael Jackson in US and You Win Again by The Bee Gees in UK.
What were the top hits on October 31, 1987?
The top hits on October 31, 1987 were Bad by Michael Jackson, Causing A Commotion by Madonna, I Think We're Alone Now by Tiffany in US and You Win Again by The Bee Gees, Pump Up The Volume / Anitina (The First Time I See She Dance) by MARRS, Full Metal Jacket (I Wanna Be Your Drill Instructor) by Abigail Mead & Nigel Goulding in UK.