Friday 9 September 1988
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Manuela Arbeláez and Danilo D'Ambrosio.
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 A Thief Of Time by Tony Hillerman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Reaching for the Skies.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Carrier Command or Abracadabra.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 9 September 1988 ?
- North Korea - Republic Day (1948)
- Eastern Orthodoxy - Synaxis of the Theopatores Joachim and Anna
- California - Admission Day (to commemorate the state's admission to the USA)
- Japan - Chrysanthemum Day (Kiku no Sekku)
- Tajikistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
- Manuela Arbeláez: Colombian-American model and actress.
- Danilo D'Ambrosio: Italian footballer.
- Will Middlebrooks: American baseball player.
- Jo Woodcock: English actress.
- Braves Bruce Sutter joins Fingers and Gossage to save 300 games
- Chris Evert defaults at US Open due to a stomach flu
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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