The Year I Was Born...

Posted by queenmadison




In 1987 (the year you were born)



Ronald Reagan is president of the US



Wall Street crashes sending the Dow Jones Industrial average down 22.6%



President Reagan and Soviet Leader Gorbachev sign an unprecedented missile reduction agreement



Televangelist Jim Bakker resigns amid accusations of sexual infidelity and financial impropriety



Wall Street financier Ivan Boesky is sentenced to three years in prison in an insider trading scandal



Gary Hart withdraws from the 1988 presidential campaign under accusations of infidelity



The Food and Drug Administration approves anti-AIDS drug AZT



Prozac makes its debut in the US



Bow Wow, Joss Stone, and Hilary Duff are born



Minnesota Twins win the World Series



New York Giants win Superbowl XXI



Edmonton Oilers win the Stanley Cup



Three Men and a Baby is the top grossing film



"Walk Like An Egyptian" by The Bangles spends the most time at the top of the US charts



Full House, Married with Children, and Star Trek: The Next Generation premiere

1 comments:

Dwayne said...

Yep I remember clearly all those things. I am going to have to check and see what was going on when I was born.