22nd of April, 1987

The 22nd of April, 1987, fell on a Wednesday. Day 112 of 1987. Decade: 1980s.


Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: David Luiz: Brazilian soccer player.
  • Born on this exact date: John Obi Mikel: Nigerian soccer player.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 22nd of April, 1987:

  • United States: I Knew You Were Waiting For Me - George Michael & Aretha Franklin
  • United Kingdom: La Isla Bonita - Madonna

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Police Academy 4" was at the top of the box office on this date.

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 22nd of April, 1987.

  • Iran-Iraq War

    Between the 22nd of September, 1980, and the 20th of August, 1988, an armed conflict was being fought between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Iraqi Republic.

  • Mikhail Gorbachev.

    Mikhail Gorbachev was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1987 after he oversaw a number of political reforms in the Soviet Union.

  • 1987 in movies.

    Movies released in 1987 included Beverly Hills Cop II, Fatal Attraction, The Untouchables, Three Men and a Baby, Lethal Weapon, Predator, RoboCop, Dirty Dancing, Hellraiser, Spaceballs, The Untouchables, The Princess Bride and Full Metal Jacket.

  • Late 1980s fashion.

    During this period, the mini skirt became extremely popular. Shoulder pads became increasingly smaller. Popular clothing included reversible inside-out coats, bright-colored shoes with thin heels, berets, lacy gloves, rugby sweatshirts, sweater dresses, jumpsuits, capri leggings, bike shorts and skirts worn with leggings. Colors included neon hues, plum, gold, and bright wines.

  • 1987 in music.

    Popular music artists in 1987 included The Bangles, Heart, Gregory Abbott, Whitney Houston, Starship, Robbie Nevil, Whitesnake, Bruce Hornsby and the Range, Bob Seger, U2, Los Lobos and Bon Jovi.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 22nd of April:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 32 years, 4 months and 29 days have passed since the 22nd of April, 1987.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 17 of 1987.
  • Leap Year: 1987 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 22nd of April, 1987, will be 32 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 546044400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 22nd of April, 1987:

  • 8th of May, 1987: 8 IRA volunteers and a civilian are killed in an SAS ambush in Loughgall, Northern Ireland.
  • 9th of May, 1987: 183 people are killed when LOT Flight 5055 Tadeusz Kosciuszko crashes in Warsaw, Poland.
  • 20th of May, 1987: Beverly Hills Cop II (1987) is released.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 22nd of April, 1987, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1987 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 22nd of April, 1987 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.

Weather

Weather information for the 22nd of April, 1987:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 13.7 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 49.5 degrees Fahrenheit. 9.72 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 12.67 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Ronald Reagan was the President of the United States on the 22nd of April, 1987.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 22nd of April, 1987 was probably conceived around the 13th of July, 1986. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 22nd of April, 1987 is the 30th of January, 1988. (Rough Estimate).

22nd of April

Events that have occurred on the 22nd of April:

  • 22nd of April, 1994: Former US President Richard Nixon passes away four days after suffering a stroke.
  • 22nd of April, 2004: American footballer Pat Tillman is killed in Afghanistan.
  • 22nd of April, 2013: Manchester United win the Premier League after defeating Aston Villa 30 at Old Trafford.

Television

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • 21 Jump Street - TV series starring Johnny Depp.
  • Married... with Children - Comedy series starring Ed O'Neill as Al Bundy.
  • Matlock - Legal drama starring Andy Griffith.
  • ALF - About an alien called ALF.
  • The Equalizer - About a retired secret agent called Robert McCall.
  • The Golden Girls - Television series about four mature women who live together in Miami, Florida.
  • She-Ra: Princess of Power - Animated TV series.
  • ThunderCats - Animated series based on a group of half-human half-cat aliens.
  • Charles in Charge - TV show about a 19-year-old student called Charles, who is played by Scott Baio.
  • Murder, She Wrote - Mystery series starring Angela Lansbury as Jessica Fletcher.

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Contra - A run and gun action game that was developed by Konami.
  • Zelda II: The Adventure of Link - Sequel to the original Zelda game.

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 22nd of April, 1987.

Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 22nd of April, 1987.

  • 11,837 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,022,716,800 seconds have passed since the 22nd of April, 1987.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,193,169,600 times.
  • Since the 22nd of April, 1987, earth has travelled approximately 527,721,868,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 170,452,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 87,953,645 steps. That's about 39,091 miles!
  • Since this date, 12,272,602 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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