Sunday 3 July 1988
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Matty Mullins and Winston Reid.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Dirty Diana by Michael Jackson.
In UK Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You by Glenn Medeiros was in the top 5 hits.
Coming to America, directed by John Landis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Moonwalk by Michael Jackson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Barfuß ins Bett.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Death Bringer Galdregon's Domain or Iron Tank: The Invasion of Normandy Great Tank.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 3 July 1988
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 3 July 1988 ?
- National holiday in Belarus
- Feast day of Saint Thomas
- Start of the Dog Days
- Matty Mullins: Metal Singer.
- Winston Reid: New Zealand-Danish footballer.
- Vladislav Sesganov: Russian figure skater.
- James Troisi: Australian footballer.
- Gabriel Dell: Actor (Dead End Kids), dies of Leukemia at 68.
- 16th du Maurier Golf Classic: Sally Little
- US Vincennes in Strait of Hormoez shoots Iran Airbus A300, kills 290
- The Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge in Istanbul, Turkey is completed, providing the second connection between the continents of Europe and Asia over the Bosporus.
- United States Navy warship USS Vincennes shoots down Iran Air Flight 655 over the Persian Gulf, killing all 290 people aboard.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Teddy Pendergrass - Joy
- Sade - Paradise
- James Brown - I'm Real
- Doug E. Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew - Keep Risin' To The Top
- Prince - Alphabet St.
- George Michael - One More Try
- Gregory Abbott - I'll Prove It To You
- The Mac Band Featuring The McCampbell Brothers - Roses Are Red
- Vanessa Williams - The Right Stuff
- The Deele - Shoot 'Em Up Movies
Top #10 Latin songs
- QUE TE PASA - Yuri
- TOCO MADERA - Raphael
- LA ULTIMA LUNA - Emmanuel
- Todo Por Ti - Gloria Estefan & Miami Sound Machine
- Braulio - EL VICIO DE TU BOCA
- SUENO CONTIGO - Jose Luis Rodriguez
- QUERIENDO Y NO - Isabel Pantoja
- Es un alma en pena - Lucia Mendez
- Dyango - AHORA
- CUANDO EL AMOR SE ACABA - Jose Feliciano
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?