Saturday, February 4, 2023

This Week in History: September 25-29, 1987

This Week in History is compiled each week for Local Shout by Wilmington resident Mike Hack.

This week in Sept. 25-29, 1987:

The #1 song is “Mony Mony” by Billy Idol.

The #1 movie is “Fatal Attraction,” starring Michael Douglas and Glenn Close.

Pop singer/actress Hilary Duff was born and actor Emlyn Williams died.

Quote: “Snap out of it!” said Cher in “Moonstruck.”

More This Week in History: August 28-September 1, 1997; September 4-8, 1975; September 18-22, 1967

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Mike Hack has enjoyed living in North Carolina for 14 years and Wilmington for the past seven. Mike is a musician and videographer who enjoys crossword puzzles, Jeopardy, bus rides, long walks, and music history trivia. Mike has a vast knowledge of dates, and researching them is just one of his many passions.  Mike also has autism and is enjoying connecting with his community via Port City Daily!

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