Thursday 20 October 1988
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Groovy Kind Of Love by Phil Collins.
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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Which were the important events of 20 October 1988 ?
- October 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Bah�'f Faith - Holy Day - the B�b
- French Republican Calendar - Orge (Barley) Day, twenty-ninth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Ma Long: Chinese table tennis player.
- Risa Niigaki: Japanese singer and actress (Morning Musume Tanpopo Sakuragumi and Athena & Robikerottsu).
- Candice Swanepoel: South African model.
- Francis Boulle: Reality Star.
- Lauren Flans: Comedian.
- ASAP Ferg: Rapper
- Dodgers win World Series, LA 1st to have both NBA and baseball champs as LA beats Oakland Athletics, 4 games to 1 in 85th World Series
- LA Dodgers beat Oakland Athletics in World Series 4 games to 1
- Britain ends suspects right to remain silent in crackdown on Irish Republican Army.
- Gastineau sacks New York Jets, retires from football "for personal reasons".
- Man armed with explosives blows self up in 125 Steet subway station (New York City).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Phil Collins - Groovy Kind Of Love
- The Escape Club - Wild, Wild West
- Def Leppard - Love Bites
- Red Red Wine '88 - UB40
- The Beach Boys - Kokomo
- Kylie Minogue - The Loco-Motion
- 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?
- Bobby Brown - Don't Be Cruel
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