Friday 14 October 1988
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Red Red Wine '88 by UB40.
In UK One Moment In Time by Whitney Houston was in the top 5 hits.
Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers, directed by Dwight H. Little, 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..
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- Also see October 14 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- French Republican Calendar - Navet (Turnip) Day, twenty-third day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Teachers' Day, or National Education Day in Poland
- World Standards Day (from ISO, IEC, ITU)
- RC Saints - Pope Callistus I
- World Organ Donation Day
- Terry Price: .
- Richie Vetter: Vine Star.
- Pia Toscano: American Singer.
- Glenn Maxwell: Cricket Player.
- Max Thieriot: American actor.
- MacKenzie Mauzy: American actress to date known mostly for her work on soap operas. She was a member of the cast of "The Bold and the Beautiful" from mid-2006 to December 2008.
- Will Atkinson: English footballer
- Mario Titone: Italian footballer
- Mary Morris: Actress (Agitator, Double Door).
- Mike Tyson countersues Robin Givens for divorce and annulment
- Naguib Mahfouz is 1st Arabic writer to win Nobel literature prize
- New Jersey Devils raise their first pennant (Patrick Division Playoff Champions).
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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
- The Escape Club - Wild, Wild West
- Def Leppard - Love Bites
- Red Red Wine '88 - UB40
- Information Society - What's On Your Mind (Pure Energy)
- Cheap Trick - Don't Be Cruel
- Steve Winwood - Don't You Know What The Night Can Do?
- Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - I Hate Myself For Loving You
- Bobby Brown - Don't Be Cruel
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