Thursday October 06, 1988
US date format: 10/6/1988, UK date format: 6/10/1988
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 6, 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 Maki Horikita and Kat Sketch.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Love Bites by Def Leppard.
In UK One Moment In Time by Whitney Houston was in the top 5 hits.
Another Woman, directed by Woody Allen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Prime Time by Joan Collins was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Starting from Scratch.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dangerous Dave or Cybernoid II: The Revenge.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 06, 1988?
- Judaism - Fast of Gedalia (2005)
- Egypt - National Day or Victory Day; celebrates the results of the October war in 1973
- U.S. - German-American Day observed since 1987; Mad Hatter Day
- French Republican Calendar - �ne (Donkey) Day, fifteenth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
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- Oakland Athletics sweep Boston Red Sox in four games for American League pennant.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 06, 1988?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Def Leppard - Love Bites
- UB40 - Red Red Wine '88
- Bobby McFerrin - Don't Worry Be Happy (Edit)
- Cheap Trick - Don't Be Cruel
- Peter Cetera - One Good Woman
- Phil Collins - Groovy Kind Of Love
- Taylor Dayne - I'll Always Love You
- Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - I Hate Myself For Loving You
- Information Society - What's On Your Mind (Pure Energy)
- New Kids On The Block - Please Don't Go Girl
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Levert - Addicted To You
- Bobby Brown - My Prerogative
- Teddy Pendergrass - 2 A.M.
- Sade - Nothing Can Come Between Us
- Karyn White - The Way You Love Me
- Jeffrey Osborne - She's On The Left
- Tony Toni Tone - Born Not To Know
- Johnny Kemp - Dancin' With Myself
- George Benson - Let's Do It Again
- New Edition - You're Not My Kind Of Girl
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on October 06, 1988?
On October 06, 1988 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is October 06, 1988?
On October 06, 1988 the zodiac sign was Libra.
Who was the US President on October 06, 1988?
On October 06, 1988 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 06, 1988?
On October 06, 1988 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on October 06, 1988?
On October 06, 1988 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on October 06, 1988?
On October 06, 1988 several famous people were born including, Maki Horikita, Kat Sketch.
What was the number one song in October 06, 1988?
The number one song in the week of October 06, 1988 was Love Bites by Def Leppard in US and One Moment In Time by Whitney Houston in UK.
What were the top hits on October 06, 1988?
The top hits on October 06, 1988 were Love Bites by Def Leppard, Red Red Wine '88 by UB40, Don't Worry Be Happy (Edit) by Bobby McFerrin in US and One Moment In Time by Whitney Houston, Desire by U2, He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother by The Hollies in UK.