Wednesday 7 September 1988
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kevin Love and Kurt Schneider.
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.
The Big Blue, directed by Luc Besson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while The Duchess Of Windsor by Charles Higham was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Reaching for the Skies.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Batman: The Caped Crusader or Fire King.
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- Also see September 7 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Brazil - Independence day (from Portugal, 1822)
- Mozambique - Victory Day
- RC Saints - Saint Regina; Saint Evurtius (Heortius), St. Cloud (Clodoald)
- Kevin Love: American basketball player.
- Kurt Schneider: YouTube Star.
- Harris Heller: Vine Star.
- Ross Hornby: YouTube Star.
- Alex Harvey: Canadian skier.
- 5th MTV Awards
- New York Daily News reports boxer Mike Tyson is seeing a psychiatrist
- Security and Exchange Commission accuses Drexel of violating security laws.
- Guy Lafleur, Tony Esposito and Brad Park inducted in NHL Hall of Fame.
- Abdul Ahad Mohmand, the first Afghan in space, returns aboard the Soviet spacecraft Soyuz TM-5 after 9 days on the Mir space station.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Guns N' Roses - Sweet Child O' Mine
- Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible
- Huey Lewis & The News - Perfect World
- George Michael - Monkey
- Van Halen - When It's Love
- Tracy Chapman - Fast Car
- Taylor Dayne - I'll Always Love You
- New Edition - If It Isn't Love
- Bobby McFerrin - Don't Worry Be Happy (Edit)
- Kenny Loggins - Nobody's Fool
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