Wednesday 16 November 1988
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Siva Kaneswaran .
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Bad Medicine by Bon Jovi.
In UK First Time by Robin Beck was in the top 5 hits.
Scrooged, directed by Richard Donner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while The Queen Of The Damned by Anne Rice was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Neizchezvashtite.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Air Warrior II or Akira.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- USA - admission of Oklahoma, 46th state, 1907
- R.C. Saints - Saint Margaret of Scotland ; Gertrude the Great
- Also see November 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- International Day for Tolerance
- Iceland - Dagur fslenskrar tungu (Icelandic Language Day)
- Thailand - Loy Krathong festival (2005)
- Lotte Stam-Beese: German / Netherlands architect, dies at about 85.
- Benazir Bhutto wins 1st free Pakistani elections in 11 years
- Estonia declares sovereignty in internal affairs
- Jose Canseco is 1st unanimous AL MVP since Reggie Jackson
- Robin Givens sues Mike Tyson for US$125 million for libel.
- The Supreme Soviet of the Estonian Soviet Socialist Republic declares that Estonia is ''sovereign'' but stops short of declaring independence.
- In the first open election in more than a decade, voters in Pakistan elect populist candidate Benazir Bhutto to be Prime Minister of Pakistan.
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