Monday September 05, 1988

US date format: 9/5/1988, UK date format: 5/9/1988

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 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 Nuri Sahin and Denni Avdić. In that special week of September people in US were listening to Sweet Child O' Mine by Guns N' Roses. In UK Groovy Kind Of Love by Phil Collins was in the top 5 hits. Buster, directed by David Green, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988 while The Bonfire Of The Vanities by Tom Wolfe was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching First Impressions. If you liked videogames you were probably playing First Queen or Double Dragon II: The Revenge.
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Historical Events

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Events

  • Betsy King wins LPGA Rail Charity Golf Classic
  • Jerry Lewis' 23rd Labor Day telethon raises record US$41,132,113.

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Movies

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Buster

Buster

Directed by: David Green

Starring: Phil Collins, Julie Walters, Larry Lamb, Stephanie Lawrence

Criminal Law

Criminal Law

Directed by: Martin Campbell

Starring: Gary Oldman, Kevin Bacon, Tess Harper, Karen Young

Memories of Me

Memories of Me

Directed by: Henry Winkler

Starring: Billy Crystal, Alan King, JoBeth Williams, Janet Carroll

Messenger of Death

Messenger of Death

Directed by: J. Lee Thompson

Starring: Charles Bronson, Trish Van Devere, Laurence Luckinbill, Daniel Benzali

Dead Ringers

Dead Ringers

Directed by: David Cronenberg

Starring: Jeremy Irons, Geneviève Bujold, Heidi von Palleske, Barbara Gordon

Country: United States of America

Sport Games on September 05, 1988

Sport Games on September 05, 1988


NFL

American Football
  • Washington Redskins - New York Giants : 20 - 27
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TV Series

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First Impressions

First Impressions

Directed by: Eric Shapiro

Luv Kush

Luv Kush

Directed by: Jay Sreesivan

Brainstorm

Brainstorm

Directed by: Douglas Trumbull

Learning the Ropes

Learning the Ropes

Hey, Vern, It's Ernest!

Hey, Vern, It's Ernest!

Days to next September 05

If September 05, 1988 is your birthday you're 32 years, 1 month, 26 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 5 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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To Be The Best by Barbara Taylor Bradford

To Be The Best

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Enthralling sequel to Barbara Taylor Bradford's universally loved novels, A Woman of Substance and Hold The Dream. Set in Yorkshire, Hong Kong and America, this remarkable contemporary novel continues the

Shining Through by Susan Isaacs

Shining Through

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It's 1940 and Linda Voss, legal secretary extraordinaire, has a secret. She's head over heels in love with her boss, John Berringer, the pride of the Ivy League.

Thriving On Chaos by Tom Peters

Thriving On Chaos

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The national bestseller that offers prescriptions for an economic world turned upside down. A New York Times bestseller for eleven months.

Almost Golden by Gwenda Blair

Almost Golden

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Almost Golden: Jessica Savitch and the Selling of Television News

A Thief Of Time by Tony Hillerman

A Thief Of Time

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At a moonlit Indian ruin—where "thieves of time" ravage sacred ground in the name of profit—a noted anthropologist vanishes while on the verge of making a startling, history-altering discovery.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Crazy Climber 2

Crazy Climber 2

Platform: Arcade, Sharp X68000

Genre: Platform

Publisher: Nichibutsu, HAMSTER(PS4)

First Queen

First Queen

Platform: Super Famicom[1] Microsoft Windows Sharp X68000 NEC PC-9801

Genre: Real-time strategy RPG Action RPG

Publisher: Culture Brain

Death Bringer Galdregon's Domain

Death Bringer Galdregon's Domain

Platform: Amiga, C64, TurboGrafx-CD, Sharp X68000

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Spotlight Software Telenet Japan (Sharp X68000)

Demon's Winter

Demon's Winter

Platform: Amiga, Apple II, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Strategic Simulations, Inc.

Double Dragon II: The Revenge

Double Dragon II: The Revenge

Platform: Arcade, Mega Drive, ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Amiga, IBM PC, iOS, Android

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Technōs Japan

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on September 05, 1988?

On September 05, 1988 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is September 05, 1988?

On September 05, 1988 the zodiac sign was Virgo.

Who was the US President on September 05, 1988?

On September 05, 1988 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 05, 1988?

On September 05, 1988 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on September 05, 1988?

On September 05, 1988 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on September 05, 1988?

On September 05, 1988 several famous people were born including, Nuri Sahin, Denni Avdić, Felipe Caicedo.

Which famous people died on September 05, 1988?

Famous people died on September 05, 1988 include, Gert Frobe, Gert Frobe.

What was the number one song in September 05, 1988?

The number one song in the week of September 05, 1988 was Sweet Child O' Mine by Guns N' Roses in US and Groovy Kind Of Love by Phil Collins in UK.

What were the top hits on September 05, 1988?

The top hits on September 05, 1988 were Sweet Child O' Mine by Guns N' Roses, Simply Irresistible by Robert Palmer, Perfect World by Huey Lewis & The News 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.


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