Tuesday 5 July 1988
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Adriano Buzaid and Vincent Chepkok.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to The Flame by Cheap Trick.
In UK Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You by Glenn Medeiros was in the top 5 hits.
Midnight Run, directed by Martin Brest, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Alaska by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rough Guide to Europe.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 19 Part One: Boot Camp or Abrams Battle Tank.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 July 1988 ?
- Isle of Man: Tynwald Day (1266).
- Venezuela: Independence Day (1811).
- Algeria: Independence Day (1962).
- Cape Verde: Independence Day (1975).
- Church of the SubGenius: X-Day (1998).
- Armenia: Constitution Day (1995)
- Czech Republic and Slovakia: Arrival of Saints Cyril and Methodius in Great Moravia (around 863).
- Adriano Buzaid: Brazilian race car driver.
- Vincent Chepkok: Kenyan runner.
- Martin Liivamägi: Estonian swimmer.
- Samir Ujkani: Albanian footballer.
- Malcolm Marshall takes 7-22 at Old Trafford, England all out 93
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