Saturday November 05, 1988
US date format: 11/5/1988, UK date format: 5/11/1988
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 5, 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 Virat Kohli and Yannick Borel.
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 ATF (Advanced Tactical Fighter) or Cybernoid II: The Revenge.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 05, 1988?
- R.C. Saints - November 5th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Bertilia
- St. Laetus
- Pope Zachary
- St. Sylvia
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- 1st NBA game at Palace of Auburn Hills, Pistons beat Hornets 94-85
- Japan beats Major League Baseball All-Stars 2-1 in Tokyo (Game 1 of 7).
- Cornell confirms grad student (Robert Tappan Morris, Jr) source of worst computer sabotage.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 05, 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 05If November 05, 1988 is your birthday you're 31 years, 10 months, 15 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 16 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?