Thursday 7 April 1988
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Edward Speleers and Ed Speleers.
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.
Above the Law, directed by Andrew Davis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while The Closing Of The American Mind by Allan Bloom was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching City Hunter 2.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fish! or 19 Part One: Boot Camp.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 7 April 1988 ?
- Saint Herman-Jozef (died 1241)
- World Health Day - April 7th of every year is designated as World Health Day and celebrated by the 191 member countries of the World Health Organization to emphasize significant issues in public health of worldwide concern. Observed annually since 1948.
- The feast of Annunciation is celebrated by the Eastern Orthodox Church.
- Saint John Baptist de La Salle (d.1719)
- Mozambique - Women's Day.
- Edward Speleers: British model and actor.
- Ed Speleers: Movie Actor.
- Antonio Piccolo: Italian footballer.
- Sarah Walker: Australian actress.
- Cesar Bresgen: Austrian composer/organist, dies at age 74.
- Devils 3-2 over Isles, 1st round tied 1-1
- Gerrit John Heijns murderer, arrested
- US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
- Russia announces it will withdraw its troops from Afghanistan.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Billy Ocean - Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car
- Michael Jackson - Man In The Mirror
- Debbie Gibson - Out Of The Blue
- INXS - Devil Inside
- Whitney Houston - Where Do Broken Hearts Go
- The Jets - Rocket 2 U
- Richard Marx - Endless Summer Nights
- Pebbles - Girlfriend
- Keith Sweat - I Want Her
- Terence Trent D'Arby - Wishing Well
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