Tuesday 12 July 1988
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). 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.
Die Hard, directed by John McTiernan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Alaska by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
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Which were the important events of 12 July 1988 ?
- Sveti Petar (St. Peter)
- Sunset and sunrise occur along Manhattan's street grid centerline
- Newfoundland - Orangemen's Day
- Northern Ireland - Battle of the Boyne Day (also known as Orangemen's Day or the Twelfth, see Irish calendar).
- Mongolia - Naadam Holiday (2nd day)
- The "center pivot irrigation day" of Colorado
- Kiribati - Independence Day
- RainMaker Day - Salem, OR.
- Spo TomT and Prfncipe - Independence Day
- Matthew Brunolt: American homicide victim, found shot to death execution style along with his brother Martin Jr.
- Natalie La Rose: World Music Singer.
- LeSean McCoy: Football Player.
- Melissa O'Neil: Canadian singer and actress.
- Inbee Park: South Korean golfer.
- Risa Taneda: Japanese voice actress
- 59th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 2-1 at Riverfront Stadium, Cin
- All star MVP: Terry Steinbach (Oakland Athletics)
- USSR launches Phobos II for Martian orbit.
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