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Wednesday 6 April 1988

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 6, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Jucilei da Silva and Francois Hougaard. In that special week of April people in US were listening to Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car by Billy Ocean. In UK Heart by Pet Shop Boys was in the top 5 hits. My Neighbor Totoro, directed by Hayao Miyazaki, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988 while Hot Money by Dick Francis was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Bereitschaft Dr. Federau. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Beach Buggy Simulator or Legend of Makai.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 6 April 1988

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Movies

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

My Neighbor Totoro

Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki

Starring: Hitoshi Takagi, Noriko Hidaka, Chika Sakamoto, Shigesato Itoi

Country: United States

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The Moderns

Directed by: Alan Rudolph

Starring: Keith Carradine, Linda Fiorentino, Wallace Shawn, Geneviève Bujold

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Colors

Directed by: Dennis Hopper

Starring: Sean Penn, Robert Duvall, Maria Conchita Alonso, Randy Brooks

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The Night Before

Directed by: Thom Eberhardt

Starring: Keanu Reeves, Lori Loughlin, Theresa Saldana, Trinidad Silva

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Deep Space

Directed by: Fred Olen Ray

Starring: Charles Napier, Ann Turkel, Bo Svenson, Ron Glass

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TV Series

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

Bereitschaft Dr. Federau

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Der Geisterwald oder Des Raben Rache

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Adventures Beyond Belief

Directed by: Marcus Tompson

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El extraño Retorno de Diana Salazar

Transformers: Chôjin Master Force

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 April 1988 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Isolde
  • Tartan Day, a day set aside for the celebration of Scottish influence.
  • The date of organization of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and the start of the Restoration Movement by Joseph Smith Junior. Also the date on which this church believes Jesus Christ was born.
  • In Thailand, April 6th marks Chakri Day - a day to commemorate King Rama I, founder of the Chakri dynasty.
  • Saint Balderik
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Black pole explorer M Henson buried next to R Peary in Arlington

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on April 06, 1988 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

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

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. AY AMOR - Ana Gabriel
  2. Juan Gabriel - DEBO HACERLO
  3. Y AHORA TE VAS - Los Bukis
  4. No Hay Mal Que Por Bien No Venga - Jose Feliciano/Pandora
  5. Y es que llegaste tu - Maria Conchita Alonso
  6. ES MEJOR PERDONAR - Daniela Romo
  7. AMOR PERFECTO - Roberto Carlos
  8. PELIGRO DE AMOR - Chayanne
  9. DESCARTAME - Lissette
  10. Mi Hembra - Jose Jose

Books

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

Hot Money

By: Dick Francis

A classic mystery from Dick Francis, the champion of English storytellers. Malcolm Pembroke didn't get rich without making a few enemies - not least among the

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Treasure

By: Clive Cussler

Clive Cussler, author of sixteen consecutive New York Times bestseller brings us beloved character Dirk Pitt, who discovers a trail leading straight to priceless treasures.

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S.

By: John Updike

S. is the story of Sarah P. Worth, a thoroughly modern spiritual seeker who has become enamored of a Hindu mystic called the Arhat.

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Oscar Wilde

By: Richard Ellmann

The biography sensitive to the tragic pattern of the story of a great subject: Oscar Wilde - psychologically and sexually complicated, enormously quotable, central to a alluring cultural world and someone

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Beach Buggy Simulator

Beach Buggy Simulator

Platform: ZX Spectrum Commodore 64 Amstrad CPC

Genre: Driving, Shooting

Publisher: Silverbird

Armalyte

Armalyte

Platform: C64 Amiga Atari ST

Genre: Shoot'em up

Publisher: Thalamus Ltd

Final Blow

Final Blow

Platform: Arcade, Sega Mega Drive/Genesis, Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Taito

Legend of Makai

Legend of Makai

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Platform game

The Colony

Platform: Macintosh, DOS, Amiga

Genre: First-person shooter, Adventure, Puzzle

Publisher: Mindscape

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Home videos

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

The Pick-up Artist

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A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master

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The Reluctant Dragon

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Overboard

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Benji the Hunted

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