Friday 20 May 1988
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Alex Smith and Diamond .
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Anything For You by Gloria Estefan.
In UK Perfect by Fairground Attraction was in the top 5 hits.
Killer Klowns from Outer Space, directed by Stephen Chiodo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Zoya by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The D Generation Goes Commercial.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ebonstar or The Legendary Axe.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 May 1988 ?
- Saint Austregisilus
- Saint Lucifer
- Saint Theodore of Pavia
- Saint Bernardine of Siena
- East Timor National Day.
- Cameroon National Day.
- Saint Ivo of Chartres
- Alex Smith: YouTube Star.
- Diamond : Rapper.
- Nathaniel Brown: American actor and director.
- Carla Humphries: American-Filipino model and actress.
- Robin Juhkental: Estonian singer-songwriter (Malcolm Lincoln).
- Yusuf Kasal: Turkish footballer
- Miyu Nagase: Japanese singer and guitarist (Zone)
- Trīna Šlapeka: Latvian tennis player
- Mike Schmidt hits his 535th homerun, moving into 8th place.
- Apple Computer contracts with Quantum Computer Services to create AppleLink - Personal Edition.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Gloria Estefan - Anything For You
- George Michael - One More Try
- Johnny Hates Jazz - Shattered Dreams
- Pet Shop Boys - Always On My Mind
- Samantha Fox - Naughty Girls (Need Love Too)
- Foreigner - I Don't Want To Live Without You
- Icehouse - Electric Blue
- White Lion - Wait
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Everything Your Heart Desires
- The Deele - Two Occasions
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