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Thursday April 7, 1988

It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on April 7, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Ed Speleers and Edward 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. My Neighbor Totoro, directed by Hayao Miyazaki, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988 while Patriot Games by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Bereitschaft Dr. Federau. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dead Angle or Impossible Mission II.
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What the sky looked like on 7 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 7 April 1988 ?

Holidays:
  • 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.
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Facts:
  • 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.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on April 07, 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 ?

Patriot Games

By: Tom Clancy

From Tom Clancy, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Jack Ryan novels--including his latest blockbusters Command Authority and Threat Vector--comes a gripping story of the Ryan family under

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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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Thriving On Chaos

By: Tom Peters

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

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The Last Princess

By: Cynthia Freeman

The New York Times–bestselling novel of a forbidden 1920s romance between a rebellious society woman and a Jewish writer from the author of No Time for Tears.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Dead Angle

Platform: Arcade Sega Master System

Genre: Shooting gallery

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Donald Land

Platform: Family Computer

Genre: Action[2] Platformer

Publisher: Data East

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Akira

Akira

Platform: Family Computer

Genre: Adventure, visual novel

Impossible Mission II

Impossible Mission II

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple IIe, Apple IIc, Apple IIgs, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, NES, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Action

Publisher: Epyx

Earthlight

Earthlight

Platform: ZX Spectrum

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: Firebird Software

Home videos

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

Action Jackson

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The Running Man

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The Living Daylights

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House of Games

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Benji the Hunted

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