Tuesday 26 January 1988
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Need You Tonight by INXS.
In UK Heaven Is A Place On Earth by Belinda Carlisle was in the top 5 hits.
while The Bonfire Of The Vanities by Tom Wolfe 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 26 January 1988 ?
- Roman Empire - third day of the Sementivae in honor of Ceres and Terra.
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Timothy and Titus
- Saint Paula
- Saint Alberic
- Margaret of Hungary
- International Holocaust Remembrance Day
- Uganda - Liberation Day.
- India - Republic Day - One of only three state holidays in India, celebrated with pomp and a military parade in New Delhi.
- International Customs Day.
- Australia - Australia Day.
- Mia Rose: YouTube Star.
- Gary Hooper: Soccer Player.
- Henry Spink: British child with severe perplexing disabilities; he's the inspiration for the Henry Spink Foundation Although he wasborn after an easy labor and his post-natal tests showed perfect results, he showed signs of distress 24 hours after birth.
- Dimitrios Chondrokoukis: Greek high jumper.
- Yukiyo Mine: Japanese softball player.
- Phantom of the Opera opens at Majestic Theater in New York City, New York for 4,000+ performances.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Tiffany - Could've Been
- INXS - Need You Tonight
- George Harrison - Got My Mind Set On You
- Expose - Seasons Change
- Michael Jackson - The Way You Make Me Feel
- Bangles - Hazy Shade Of Winter
- Roger - I Want To Be Your Man
- Eric Carmen - Hungry Eyes
- Elton John - Candle In The Wind (Live)
- Taylor Dayne - Tell It To My Heart
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