Wednesday November 9, 1988
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It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on November 9, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Fall of the Berlin Wall and Analeigh Tipton.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Wild, Wild West by The Escape Club.
In UK First Time by Robin Beck was in the top 5 hits.
The Land Before Time, directed by Don Bluth, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Landslide by Jane Mayer and Doyle McManus was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Bottom Line.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Adventures of Bayou Billy or Carrier Command.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 9 November 1988 ?
- Roman Catholicism - Dedication of the Basilica di San Giovanni in Laterano, Cathedral of the Pope (memorial feast day)
- Also see November 9 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Cambodia - Independence Day (1953)
- Pakistan - Allama Iqbal Day (1877)
- Germany - November 9th is often called Germany's Schicksalstag (day of fate) due to the events of 1848, 1918, 1923, 1938, and 1989.
- Europe - Inventor's Day - in honor of Hedy Lamarr's birthday
- United States - World Freedom Day, to commenerate the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989
- Fall of the Berlin Wall
- Analeigh Tipton: Actress.
- Nikki Blonsky: American actress.
- Josip Čorić: Croatian-Bosnian footballer.
- Cadeyrn Neville: Australian rugby player.
- Prince of Central Park opens at Belasco Theater NYC for 4 performances
- MLB All-Star team beat Japan 8-2 in Nishinomya, (Game 4 of 7)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Escape Club - Wild, Wild West
- The Beach Boys - Kokomo
- Kylie Minogue - The Loco-Motion
- Bon Jovi - Bad Medicine
- Whitney Houston - One Moment In Time
- U2 - Desire
- Phil Collins - Groovy Kind Of Love
- Baby, I Love Your Way/Freebird Medley - Will To Power
- George Michael - Kissing A Fool
- INXS - Never Tear Us Apart
Top #10 R&B songs
- Anita Baker - Giving You The Best That I Got
- Luther Vandross - Any Love
- Cheryl Pepsii Riley - Thanks For My Child
- Al B. Sure! - Rescue Me
- Don't Rock The Boat - Midnight Star Feat. Ecstacy Of Whodini
- Ready For The World - My Girly
- Stevie Wonder - My Eyes Don't Cry
- Deniece Williams - I Can't Wait
- Troop - My Heart
- Paula Abdul - (It's Just) The Way That You Love Me
Top #10 Latin songs
- Angela Carrasco - BOCA ROSA
- SI EL AMOR SE VA - Roberto Carlos
- ESTE AMOR QUE HAY QUE CALLAR - Yolandita Monge
- Rocio Durcal - Como Tu Mujer
- QUE SERA - Emmanuel
- Franco - MARIA
- SENTADO A LA VERA DEL CAMINO - EYDIE GORME Y ROBERTO CARLOS
- MALA NOCHE NO - Veronica Castro
- HAZME TUYA UNA VEZ MAS - Isabel Pantoja
- Marisela - YA NO
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