Thursday 6 October 1988
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). 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.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 6 October 1988 ?
- Judaism - Fast of Gedalia (2005)
- Egypt - National Day or Victory Day; celebrates the results of the October war in 1973
- U.S. - German-American Day observed since 1987; Mad Hatter Day
- French Republican Calendar - �ne (Donkey) Day, fifteenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Ireland - Ivy Day, formerly honoring the Irish revolutionary Padraig Pearse, commemmorates the death of Charles Stewart Parnell.
- Also see October 6 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Saint Bruno, St Faith
Famous Birthdays:06 October
- Oakland Athletics sweep Boston Red Sox in four games for American League pennant.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bobby McFerrin - Don't Worry Be Happy (Edit)
- Phil Collins - Groovy Kind Of Love
- Def Leppard - Love Bites
- Red Red Wine '88 - UB40
- Taylor Dayne - I'll Always Love You
- Information Society - What's On Your Mind (Pure Energy)
- Cheap Trick - Don't Be Cruel
- Peter Cetera - One Good Woman
- Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - I Hate Myself For Loving You
- New Kids On The Block - Please Don't Go Girl
Make this date unforgettable
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Retro and Vintage gifts
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?