Saturday 31 December 1988, NewYear’s Eve
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Valentin Livi and Valentin Montand.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Every Rose Has Its Thorn by Poison.
In UK Mistletoe And Wine by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits.
Beaches, directed by Garry Marshall, 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 USA Up All Night.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing F-16 Combat Pilot or Gain Ground.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 31 December 1988 ?
- New Year's Eve on the Gregorian Calendar.
- Valentin Livi: French noted family, unwed parents; son of actor Yves Montand (born Ivo Livi) and his companion Carole Amiel.
- Valentin Montand: French noted family, son of actor Yves Montand and his companion Carole Amiel.
- Nicolas Calas: Greek-American poet and art critic (Born 1907).
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Poison - Every Rose Has Its Thorn
- Bobby Brown - My Prerogative
- Chicago - Look Away
- Anita Baker - Giving You The Best That I Got
- Boy Meets Girl - Waiting For A Star To Fall
- Phil Collins - Two Hearts
- Guns N' Roses - Welcome To The Jungle
- Bangles - In Your Room
- Eddie Money - Walk On Water
- Taylor Dayne - Don't Rush Me
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