Thursday 30 June 1988
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of June people in US were listening to Dirty Diana by Michael Jackson.
In UK With A Little Help From My Friends / She's Leaving Home by Wet Wet Wet / Billy Bragg With Cara Tivey was in the top 5 hits.
A Fish Called Wanda, directed by Charles Crichton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Zoya by Danielle Steel 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 30 June 1988 ?
- Independence Day in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
- First Martyrs of the See of Rome.
- Jeff Kobernus: American baseball player.
- Sean Marquette: American actor.
- Keone Madrid: Dancer.
- YandereDev : YouTube Star.
- Dave Stephens: Metal Singer.
- Jack Douglass: YouTube Star
- Sledge Hammer! last aires on ABC-TV
- Brooklyn dedicates a bus depot honoring Jackie Gleason
- The Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge in Istanbul, Turkey is completed, providing the second connection between the continents of Europe and Asia over the Bosporus.
- Iran Air Flight 655 is shot down by a missile launched from the USS ''Vincennes''.
- The Piper Alpha production platform in the North Sea is destroyed by explosions and fires, killing 165 oil workers and 2 rescue mariners.
- The first reported medical waste on beaches in the Greater New York area (including hypodermic needles and syringes possibly infected with the AIDS virus) washes ashore on Long Island. Subsequent medical waste discoveries on beaches in Coney Island and in Monmouth County, New Jersey force the closure of numerous New York–area beaches in the middle of one of the hottest summers on record in the American Northeast.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
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