Thursday 17 November 1988
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Justin Cooper and Eric Nam.
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 Mystery Science Theater 3000.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 8 Eyes or By Fair Means or Foul aka Pro Boxing Simulator.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 November 1988 ?
- Slovakia - Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day commemorating the beginning of the Velvet Revolution in 1989.
- Life Day
- International Students Day
- R.C. Saints - Elisabeth of Hungary; Gregory of Tours; Hilda of Whitby; Hugh of Lincoln
- Also see November 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Justin Cooper: Actor (Liar Liar, General Hospital).
- Eric Nam: Pop Singer.
- RJ Aguiar: YouTube Star.
- Reid Perry: Bassist.
- Sheilah Graham: gossip columnist, dies of heart failure at age 84.
- Linda Petursdottir of Iceland, 18, crowned 38th Miss World
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