【Cyber Songman】Broadcast Illusion 【’87 Remix 】

【Cyber Songman】Broadcast Illusion 【’87 Remix 】


28 May – Mathias Rust, West German amateur aviator, flies into Moscow’s Red Square 19 October – CNN reports on the Black Monday stock market crash February onward – The Phosphorite War (Estonian: Fosforiidisõda) protests, which help catalyze the eventual end of the Estonian communist regime 20 June – New Zealand beats France 29-9 in the first ever Rugby World Cup Final in Auckland 8 December – Mikhael Gorbachev and Ronald Reagan sign the INF treaty 23 December – Initial release of Good Morning Vietnam starring Robin Eilliams 8 November – The Remembrance Day Bombing in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland by IRA leaves 11 dead 14 July – Oliver North is questioned in US Senate hearing on Iran-Contra 3 January – Aretha Franklin becomes the first woman inducted to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, with Keith Richards accepting the award in her absence 25 November – Theatrical release of Planes, Trains & Automobiles starring Steve Martin and John Candy 29 March – The Wrestlemania III Hulk Hogan/Andre the Giant event sets a record for largest crowd at indoor sporting event that will stand until 2010 July – Trial regarding the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster 15 September – Pope John Paul II gives a speech in Los Angeles in a teleconference 9 March – Irish rock band U2 releases their hit record, “The Joshua Tree” 13 May – Funeral of IRA member Jim Lynagh; mourners clash with Garda Siochana Special Branch officer 27 February – Theatrical Release of Nightmare On Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors January – Mikhael Gorbachev’s New Year’s Speech 25 September – Theatrical release of The Princess Bride NBC report on LA gang violence (date not indicated) 23 September – Pundits speculate on Patricia Schroeder’s potential presidential bid after a plagiarism scandal forces Joe Biden to drop out 21 December – Evangelical leader Pat Robertson competes with George H.W. Bush for the Republican presidential nomination 12 June – Ronald Reagan gives his famous “tear down this wall” speech in front of Brandenburg Gate 2 June – Theatrical release of The Untouchables 9 October – Margaret Thatcher addresses Tory party conference in Blackpool June – News report on aftermath of a small riot in Cincinatti, Ohio 2 May – Whitney Houston releases her single “I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me)” 8 December – Margaret Thatcher and Mikhael Gorbachev meet at RAF Brize Norton en route to a summit with Ronald Reagan 31 May – Edmonton Oilers win the Stanley Cup 30 March – Oliver Stone wins Best Director at the Oscars for Platoon (award presented by Elizabeth Taylor) 6 March – Theatrical release of the Coen brothers’ film Raising Arizona 16 October – The Great Storm of October 1987 leaves many Londoners without power 25 May – ABC News reports on a rather bizarre mobile phone advertisement in Australia 6 March – MS Herald of Free Enterprise, a ferry, capsizes outside the Belgian port of Zeebrugge, killing 193 18 November – A massive fire breaks out in London’s King’s Cross train station 23 October – Joe Biden, one of 58 to vote against Robert Bork’s confirmation to the US Supreme Court, speaks at the senate judiciary committee hearing 23 July – Single release of Rick Astley’s “Never Gonna Give You Up” March – Protesters gather against Iron Maiden’s tour date in Kansas City as part of a widespread moral panic over “satanism”

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