Thursday November 03, 1988
US date format: 11/3/1988, UK date format: 3/11/1988
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 3, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Angus McLaren and Jamie Laing.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Kokomo by The Beach Boys.
In UK First Time by Robin Beck was in the top 5 hits.
Child's Play, directed by Tom Holland, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while One by Richard Bach was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Starting from Scratch.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Decisive Battles of the American Civil War Volume 1: Bull Run to Chancellorsville or Earthlight.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 03, 1988?
- St. Pirmin
- Japan - Culture Day (post 1946), Emperors Birthday (pre 1946)
- St. Winifred
- Also see November 3 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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- Reagan signs credit-card disclosure-bill
- Soviet Union agrees to allow teaching of Hebrew.
- Pakistan claims it downed Afghan warplane.
- US President Ronald Reagan signs credit-card disclosure-bill.
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- Henri van Praag: Dutch para-psychologist.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 03, 1988?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Luther Vandross - Any Love
- Anita Baker - Giving You The Best That I Got
- Midnight Star Feat. Ecstacy Of Whodini - Don't Rock The Boat
- New Edition - You're Not My Kind Of Girl
- Cheryl Pepsii Riley - Thanks For My Child
- Karyn White - The Way You Love Me
- Al B. Sure! - Rescue Me
- Ready For The World - My Girly
- Terence Trent D'Arby - Dance Little Sister
- Deniece Williams - I Can't Wait
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 03If November 03, 1988 is your birthday you're 31 years, 10 months, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 13 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?