Monday 11 April 1988
It was Monday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Leland Irving and Oleh Kovalenko.
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.
Above the Law, directed by Andrew Davis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Under The Eye Of The Clock by Christopher Nolan was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching City Hunter 2.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lee Trevino's Fighting Golf or Hanjuku Hero.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 11 April 1988 ?
- Saint Stanislas
- Juan Santamarfa Day, anniversary of his death in the Battle of Rivas (State holiday in Costa Rica).
- Saint Godeberta
- Saint Gemma of Lucca
- The Feast Day of Martyr Antipas in the Greek Orthodox Church.
- Saint Danidl of Grimbergen
Famous Birthdays:11 April
- Royal Concert building in Amsterdam reopens.
- The Last Emperor (directed by Bernardo Bertolucci) wins nine Oscar awards.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Billy Ocean - Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car
- INXS - Devil Inside
- Whitney Houston - Where Do Broken Hearts Go
- Michael Jackson - Man In The Mirror
- Terence Trent D'Arby - Wishing Well
- Pebbles - Girlfriend
- The Jets - Rocket 2 U
- Aerosmith - Angel
- Tiffany - I Saw Him Standing There
- Jody Watley - Some Kind Of Lover
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?