ALONE – Heart
#1 – July 11th, 1987
• President Regan took responsibility for the Iran-Contra affair.
• Prozac was poised to become a necessity
• Hustler Magazine & the Rev. Jerry Falwell duked it out before the Supreme Court
• Senator Gary Hart got caught with Donna Rice
• The Iraqis lob a couple of missiles into the USS Stark killing 37 sailors.
• Rev. Jim Baker admitted committing adultery with a church secretary Jessica Hann.
• 1987 was also the year of the “Black Monday” stock market crash.
FADS and ENTERTAINMENT
• MOVIES: “3 Men & a Baby” “Dirty Dancing” “Good Morning Viet Nam” and “Lethal Weapon”.
• T.V.: 21 Jump Street (The series provided a spark to Johnny Depp's carrer.)
• Snapple brings their Ice Tea to market.
• Pi is calculated out to 134 million decimal places with no end in sight.
• Aretha Franklin became the first woman inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
• “Howard the Duck” is released on home video. Disney threatened to sue Marvel (Which they now own) for infringing Donald Duck's copyright and enforced a different design.
• Heart was ranked #57 on VH1's 100 Greatest Artists of Hard Rock.
• Heart has sold over 35 million albums worldwide.
• In June 1986, Nancy Wilson married screenwriter and director Cameron Crowe. She also made a cameo appearance in his movie, Fast Times at Ridgemont High in 1982.
• Here’s Ann & Nancy Wilson Heart and “Alone” you’re #1 @ 1 from July 1987.