Tuesday July 5, 1988
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It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 5, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Luka Rotkovic and Vincent Chepkok.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to The Flame by Cheap Trick.
In UK Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You by Glenn Medeiros was in the top 5 hits.
Die Hard, directed by John McTiernan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Prelude To Foundation by Isaac Asimov was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Barfuß ins Bett.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Anticipation or Ingrid's Back.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 5 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 5 July 1988 ?
- Isle of Man: Tynwald Day (1266).
- Venezuela: Independence Day (1811).
- Algeria: Independence Day (1962).
- Cape Verde: Independence Day (1975).
- Church of the SubGenius: X-Day (1998).
- Armenia: Constitution Day (1995)
- Czech Republic and Slovakia: Arrival of Saints Cyril and Methodius in Great Moravia (around 863).
- Luka Rotkovic
- Adriano Buzaid: Brazilian race car driver.
- Vincent Chepkok: Kenyan runner.
- Martin Liivamägi: Estonian swimmer.
- Samir Ujkani: Albanian footballer.
- Malcolm Marshall takes 7-22 at Old Trafford, England all out 93
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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
- Sade - Paradise
- James Brown - I'm Real
- Roses Are Red - The Mac Band Featuring The McCampbell Brothers
- Vanessa Williams - The Right Stuff
- Gregory Abbott - I'll Prove It To You
- Teddy Pendergrass - Joy
- New Edition - If It Isn't Love
- Bobby Brown - Don't Be Cruel
- Doug E. Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew - Keep Risin' To The Top
- Terence Trent D'Arby - Sign Your Name
Top #10 Latin songs
- QUE TE PASA - Yuri
- TOCO MADERA - Raphael
- LA ULTIMA LUNA - Emmanuel
- Es un alma en pena - Lucia Mendez
- Todo Por Ti - Gloria Estefan & Miami Sound Machine
- Braulio - EL VICIO DE TU BOCA
- Dyango - AHORA
- QUERIENDO Y NO - Isabel Pantoja
- SUENO CONTIGO - Jose Luis Rodriguez
- CUANDO EL AMOR SE ACABA - Jose Feliciano
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Glenn Medeiros - Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You
- The Twist (Yo, Twist) - The Fat Boys With Chubby Checker
- Push It / Tramp - Salt-N-Pepa
- Bros - I Owe You Nothing
- Sabrina - Boys (Summertime Love)
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?