Thursday 24 November 1988
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sabi .
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 Sands Of Time by Sidney Sheldon was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Almost Grown.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fire-Brigade The Battle for Kiev - 1943 or Jack Nicklaus' Greatest 18 Holes of Major Championship Golf.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 24 November 1988 ?
- Roman festivals - in the Byzantine empire the Brumalia (a wine festival) were celebrated from this day until the winter solstice
- R.C. Saints - Saint Andrew Dung-Lac and other Vietnamese martyrs
- Also see November 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Feast Day of St. Colman - Cobh, Ireland
- Teacher's Day in Turkey
- The popular American cult television comedy Mystery Science Theater 3000 makes its debut on KTMA.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bon Jovi - Bad Medicine
- Will To Power - Baby, I Love Your Way/Freebird Medley
- U2 - Desire
- Breathe - How Can I Fall?
- George Michael - Kissing A Fool
- Chicago - Look Away
- Duran Duran - I Don't Want Your Love
- The Escape Club - Wild, Wild West
- Anita Baker - Giving You The Best That I Got
- Kylie Minogue - The Loco-Motion
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