What Happened on February 08, 1988US date format: 2/8/1988, UK date format: 8/2/1988
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It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 8, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Nozomi Sasaki (model) and Generous .
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Could've Been by Tiffany.
In UK I Should Be So Lucky by Kylie Minogue was in the top 5 hits.
Hairspray, directed by John Waters, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Perestroika by Mikhail Gorbachev was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Red Dwarf.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Haunted Castle or Katakis.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 8 February 1988
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Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 8 February 1988 ?
- Nirvana Day - an annual Buddhist festival.
- Saint Jerome Emiliani.
- Saint Juventius
- Saint Mengold of Huy
- Saint Jacoba (d.1239)
- Slovenia - Pre?eren Day, the Slovenian cultural holiday.
- Boy Scouts of America - Scout Sunday; The Sunday preceding February 8 is designated as Scout Sunday and the following Saturday is designated as Scout Sabbath.
- Nozomi Sasaki (model)
- Generous : Irish racehorse (d. 2013).
- Rucha Hasabnis: Indian television actress.
- Kat O'Keeffe: YouTube Star.
- Ryan Pinkston: American actor.
- Allan Cuthbertson: Actor (Running Man, 7th Dawn), dies at 67.
- NASA launches DOD-2.
Planetary positions on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Tiffany - Could've Been
- Expose - Seasons Change
- Roger - I Want To Be Your Man
- Eric Carmen - Hungry Eyes
- Pet Shop Boys - What Have I Done To Deserve This
- INXS - Need You Tonight
- Bangles - Hazy Shade Of Winter
- Foreigner - Say You Will
- Paul Carrack - Don't Shed A Tear
- Patrick Swayze - She's Like The Wind
Top #10 R&B songs
- Keith Sweat - I Want Her
- Pebbles - Girlfriend
- Michael Cooper - To Prove My Love
- The Deele - Two Occasions
- Chris Jasper - Superbad
- The O'Jays - Let Me Touch You
- Wanna Make Love (All Night Long) - Lillo Thomas
- M/A/R/R/S - Pump Up The Volume
- Jody Watley - Some Kind Of Lover
- Over You - Ray Parker Jr. With Natalie Cole
Top #10 Latin songs
- AY AMOR - Ana Gabriel
- SOY ASI - Jose Jose
- Juan Gabriel - DEBO HACERLO
- Jose Luis Rodriguez - Y TU TAMBIEN LLORARAS
- Jose Javier Solis - Me estoy volviendo loco
- Brenda K. Starr - DESAYUNO DE AMOR
- LLUVIA - Eddie Santiago
- No Hay Mal Que Por Bien No Venga - Jose Feliciano/Pandora
- PETALO Y ESPINAS - Los Yonic's
- Negra - Roberto Carlos
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?