Saturday September 03, 1988
US date format: 9/3/1988, UK date format: 3/9/1988
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 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 Hana Makhmalbaf and Jérôme Boateng.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Monkey by George Michael.
In UK Groovy Kind Of Love by Phil Collins was in the top 5 hits.
Dead Ringers, directed by David Cronenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Alaska by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching First Impressions.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bakutotsu Kijūtei or Bombuzal.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 03, 1988?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- George Michael - Monkey
- Guns N' Roses - Sweet Child O' Mine
- Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible
- Elton John - I Don't Wanna Go On With You Like That
- Chicago - I Don't Wanna Live Without Your Love
- Huey Lewis & The News - Perfect World
- Tracy Chapman - Fast Car
- Van Halen - When It's Love
- New Edition - If It Isn't Love
- Taylor Dayne - I'll Always Love You
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Freddie Jackson - Nice 'N' Slow
- Keith Sweat (Duet With Jacci McGhee) - Make It Last Forever
- Loose Ends - Watching You
- Michael Jackson - Another Part Of Me
- Whitney Houston - Love Will Save The Day
- Shirley Murdock - Husband
- Salt-N-Pepa Featuring E.U. - Shake Your Thang
- Gregory Hines - That Girl Wants To Dance With Me
- George Michael - Monkey
- Pebbles - Take Your Time
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next September 03If September 03, 1988 is your birthday you're 32 years, 27 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 4 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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on September 03, 1988?
On September 03, 1988 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is September 03, 1988?
On September 03, 1988 the zodiac sign was Virgo.
Who was the US President on September 03, 1988?
On September 03, 1988 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 03, 1988?
On September 03, 1988 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on September 03, 1988?
On September 03, 1988 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on September 03, 1988?
On September 03, 1988 several famous people were born including, Hana Makhmalbaf, Jérôme Boateng, Jerome Boateng.
What was the number one song in September 03, 1988?
The number one song in the week of September 03, 1988 was Monkey by George Michael in US and Groovy Kind Of Love by Phil Collins in UK.
What were the top hits on September 03, 1988?
The top hits on September 03, 1988 were Monkey by George Michael, Sweet Child O' Mine by Guns N' Roses, Simply Irresistible by Robert Palmer in US and Groovy Kind Of Love by Phil Collins, He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother by The Hollies, Teardrops by Womack & Womack in UK.