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Sunday December 4, 1988

It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 4, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Marwan Berreni and Michael Fjordbak. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Baby, I Love Your Way/Freebird Medley by Will To Power. In UK Mistletoe And Wine by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits. Camille Claudel, directed by Bruno Nuytten, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988 while Mitla Pass by Leon Uris was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Bottom Line. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fusion or Impossible Mission II.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 4 December 1988

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Camille Claudel

Directed by: Bruno Nuytten

Starring: Isabelle Adjani, Gérard Depardieu, Madeleine Robinson, Laurent Grévill

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The Adventures of Baron Munchausen

Directed by: Terry Gilliam

Starring: John Neville, Eric Idle, Sarah Polley, Oliver Reed

Country: United States

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Twins

Directed by: Ivan Reitman

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Danny DeVito, Kelly Preston, Chloe Webb

Country: United States

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Mississippi Burning

Directed by: Alan Parker

Starring: Gene Hackman, Willem Dafoe, Frances McDormand, Brad Dourif

Country: United States

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The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!

Directed by: David Zucker

Starring: Leslie Nielsen, Priscilla Presley, O.J. Simpson, Ricardo Montalban

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Bottom Line

Directed by: Tom Rulon

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Dirty Dancing

Directed by: lionsgate

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Starting from Scratch

Directed by: James Huang

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Scruples

Directed by: Alan J. Levi

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Siebenstein

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 4 December 1988 ?

Holidays:
  • Roman festivals - secret ceremonies in honor of Bona Dea
  • R.C. Saints - Saint John of Damascus: optional memorial; also Saint Barbara
  • Santerfa, Lukumf - Day of Shango
  • International Hug Day. See Also: January 21st, National Hugging Day
  • Navy Day in India
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Actor Gary Busey critically injured in motorcycle crash
  • Amy Benz / John Huston wins LPGA J C Penney Golf Classic
  • Orioles trade veteran 1B Eddie Murray to the Dodgers

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Sport Games on 4 December 1988

NFL
American Football
  • Buffalo Bills - Tampa Bay Buccaneers : 5 - 10
  • Dallas Cowboys - Cleveland Browns : 21 - 24
  • Denver Broncos - Los Angeles Raiders : 20 - 21
  • Green Bay Packers - Detroit Lions : 14 - 30
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on December 04, 1988 - Geocentric view

Discover the planets positions on December 04, 1988 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1988?

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1988 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. SI EL AMOR SE VA - Roberto Carlos
  2. Rocio Durcal - Como Tu Mujer
  3. Angela Carrasco - BOCA ROSA
  4. ESTE AMOR QUE HAY QUE CALLAR - Yolandita Monge
  5. MARACAS - ALBERTO VASQUEZ/JOAN SEBASTIAN
  6. HAZME TUYA UNA VEZ MAS - Isabel Pantoja
  7. Eydie Gorme - DE CORAZON A CORAZON
  8. QUE SERA - Emmanuel
  9. SENTADO A LA VERA DEL CAMINO - EYDIE GORME Y ROBERTO CARLOS
  10. Franco - MARIA
Top #5 songs in the UK
  1. Cliff Richard - Mistletoe And Wine
  2. Especially For You - Kylie & Jason
  3. Cat Among The Pigeons / Silent Night - Bros
  4. Angry Anderson - Suddenly
  5. Robin Beck - First Time

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Mitla Pass

By: Leon Uris

Writer Gideon Zadok leaves the glitter of Hollywood for the newly created State of Israel, where he learns much about himself and love while covering a dangerous military operation

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The First Salute

By: Barbara W. Tuchman

Barbara W. Tuchman, the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of the classic The Guns of August, turns her sights homeward with this brilliant, insightful narrative of the Revolutionary War.

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All I Really Need To Know I Learned In Kindergarten

By: Robert Fulghum

Twenty-five years ago, Robert Fulghum published a simple credo—a credo that became the phenomenal #1 New York Times bestseller All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten.

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Alaska

By: James A. Michener

In this sweeping epic of the northernmost American frontier, James A. Michener guides us through Alaska’s fierce terrain and history, from the long-forgotten past to the bustling present.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Fusion

Fusion

Platform: Atari ST, Amiga

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Bases Loaded II: Second Season

Bases Loaded II: Second Season

Platform: Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: Jaleco

Impossible Mission II

Impossible Mission II

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple IIe, Apple IIc, Apple IIgs, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, NES, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Action

Publisher: Epyx

Forgotten Worlds

Platform: Arcade, Mega Drive/Genesis, Amiga, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, Master System, TurboGrafx-16

Genre: Horizontal scrolling shooter

Publisher: Capcom

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Akakage

Akakage

Platform: Famicom

Genre: Action

Publisher: Toei Animation

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Wall Street

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The Untouchables

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Jaws: The Revenge

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Cry Freedom

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Colors

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