Saturday 23 January 1988
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Calihan Cronin and Shaun Kenny-Dowall.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to The Way You Make Me Feel by Michael Jackson.
In UK Heaven Is A Place On Earth by Belinda Carlisle was in the top 5 hits.
while The Tommyknockers by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching World Ninja War Jiraiya.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cabal or Konami '88.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 23 January 1988 ?
- Pie Day
- The Saddest day of the year is January 23 according to a recent study completed by the Cardiff University in Cardiff, Wales (a part of the Russell Group of British universities). 
- Roman Catholic Church: Feast of Blessed Marianne of Molokai
- Calihan Cronin: YouTube Star.
- Shaun Kenny-Dowall: New Zealand rugby league player.
- Alan Power: Irish footballer.
- Charles Glen King: American biochemist (Born 1896).
- 45th Golden Globes: The Last Emperor, Sally Kirkland, Michael Douglas.
- Experimental airplane Voyager, piloted by Dick Rutan and Jeana Yeager, complete 1st nonstop, round-the-world flight without refueling lands
- Bob Benoit bowls first 300-point game in a televised title match.
- 62nd Australian Women's Tennis: Steffi Graf beats Chris Evert (6-1, 7-6).
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Michael Jackson - The Way You Make Me Feel
- INXS - Need You Tonight
- Tiffany - Could've Been
- George Harrison - Got My Mind Set On You
- Bangles - Hazy Shade Of Winter
- Elton John - Candle In The Wind (Live)
- Taylor Dayne - Tell It To My Heart
- Expose - Seasons Change
- Whitney Houston - So Emotional
- Roger - I Want To Be Your Man
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