Saturday 16 January 1988
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Got My Mind Set On You by George Harrison.
In UK Heaven Is A Place On Earth by Belinda Carlisle was in the top 5 hits.
Good Morning, Vietnam, directed by Barry Levinson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while The Cardinal of the Kremlin by Tom Clanc was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 January 1988 ?
- National Religious Freedom Day in the United States, to commemorate the adoption of Thomas Jefferson's landmark Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom in 1786
- Teacher's Day in Thailand
- James Farnham: Australian noted family, the second son of the national top pop-rock star John Farnham and his wife Jill.
- Jorge Nilo: Mexican footballer.
- Li Xiaoxia: Chinese table tennis player.
- Graser10 : YouTube Star.
- Alex Gonzaga: TV Actress.
- Nicklas Bendtner: Soccer Player
- FKA Twigs: Pop Singer
- Mikalah Gordon: American television personality.
- Andrija Artukovic: Croatian war criminal (Born 1899).
- 4th Soap Opera Digest Awards - Days of Our Live wins
- Jimmy the Greek Snyder fired from CBS for racial remarks
- NFL St. Louis Cardinals announce move to Phoenix
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- George Harrison - Got My Mind Set On You
- Whitney Houston - So Emotional
- Michael Jackson - The Way You Make Me Feel
- INXS - Need You Tonight
- Tiffany - Could've Been
- Bangles - Hazy Shade Of Winter
- Elton John - Candle In The Wind (Live)
- Taylor Dayne - Tell It To My Heart
- George Michael - Faith
- Whitesnake - Is This Love
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