Wednesday 5 October 1988
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Bahar K?z?l and Kevin Olusola.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Love Bites by Def Leppard.
In UK One Moment In Time by Whitney Houston was in the top 5 hits.
Dead Ringers, directed by David Cronenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while The Cardinal Of The Kremlin by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching American Experience.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bases Loaded II: Second Season or Final Fantasy II.
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Which were the important events of 5 October 1988 ?
- Bahar K?z?l: German Singer (Monrose).
- Kevin Olusola: Pop Singer.
- Sam Warburton: Rugby Player.
- Maja Salvador: TV Actress.
- Bobby Edner: American singer dancer and actor.
- Brazil adopts its Constitution
- Chilean population agrees at referendum against Pinochet regime
- The Chilean opposition coalition Concertacion (center-left) defeats Augusto Pinochet in his re-election attempt and a general election is called the following year.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Def Leppard - Love Bites
- Red Red Wine '88 - UB40
- Bobby McFerrin - Don't Worry Be Happy (Edit)
- Cheap Trick - Don't Be Cruel
- Peter Cetera - One Good Woman
- Phil Collins - Groovy Kind Of Love
- Taylor Dayne - I'll Always Love You
- Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - I Hate Myself For Loving You
- Information Society - What's On Your Mind (Pure Energy)
- New Kids On The Block - Please Don't Go Girl
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