Thursday 14 July 1988
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jérémy Stravius and Conor McGregor.
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.
On TV people were watching Rough Guide to Europe.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Forgotten Worlds or Amiga Soccer.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 14 July 1988 ?
- Sweden - Birthday of Victoria, Crown Princess of Sweden, an official flag day
- France and all French dependencies - Bastille Day
- Kiribati - Independence Day, 3rd day, not a holiday
- Jérémy Stravius: French swimmer, a co-winner of the 100M backstroke in the 2011 World Swimming Championships in Shanghai.
- Conor McGregor: MMA Fighter.
- Keelan Dadd: Skateboarder.
- Bonnie Sveen: TV Actress.
- James Vaughan: English footballer.
- WYHY radio offers $1M to anyone who can prove Elvis is still alive
- 200,000 demonstrate in Soviet Armenia for incorporation of Nagorno-Karabak.
- Mike Schmidt passes Mickey Mantle with his 537th home run into 7th place.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Search For Your Ancestors
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CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?