Sunday 11 December 1988
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ashley Hinshaw and Tim Southee.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Look Away by Chicago.
In UK Mistletoe And Wine by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits.
Rain Man, directed by Barry Levinson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while One by Richard Bach was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Bottom Line.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ebonstar or The Final Round.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 11 December 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 11 December 1988 ?
- USA - Admission day for Indiana (19th state, 1816)
- Burkina Faso - Republic Day (1958, Upper Volta became an autonomous republic in the French Community.)
- Argentina - Tango Day, Buenos Aires
- Also see December 11 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Roman festivals - One of the four Agonalia, this day in honour of Sol Indiges; also the Septimontium festival
- R.C. Saints - pope Damasus I: optional memorial; also Daniel the Stylite (not universal)
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Sport Games on 11 December 1988
- Atlanta Falcons - Los Angeles Rams : 7 - 22
- Cincinnati Bengals - Houston Oilers : 6 - 41
- Dallas Cowboys - Washington Redskins : 24 - 17
- Denver Broncos - Seattle Seahawks : 14 - 42
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Chicago - Look Away
- Will To Power - Baby, I Love Your Way/Freebird Medley
- Breathe - How Can I Fall?
- Duran Duran - I Don't Want Your Love
- Anita Baker - Giving You The Best That I Got
- Poison - Every Rose Has Its Thorn
- Boy Meets Girl - Waiting For A Star To Fall
- Bobby Brown - My Prerogative
- Guns N' Roses - Welcome To The Jungle
- Eddie Money - Walk On Water
Top #10 R&B songs
- The Boys - Dial My Heart
- Cherrelle - Everything I Miss At Home
- Surface - I Missed
- Cameo - You Make Me Work
- Ziggy Marley And The Melody Makers - Tumblin' Down
- Freddie Jackson - Hey Lover
- Roberta Flack - Oasis
- Cheryl Pepsii Riley - Thanks For My Child
- Michael Jackson - Smooth Criminal
- Vesta - Sweet, Sweet Love
Top #10 Latin songs
- Rocio Durcal - Como Tu Mujer
- SI EL AMOR SE VA - Roberto Carlos
- Angela Carrasco - BOCA ROSA
- Eydie Gorme - DE CORAZON A CORAZON
- ESTE AMOR QUE HAY QUE CALLAR - Yolandita Monge
- MARACAS - ALBERTO VASQUEZ/JOAN SEBASTIAN
- AMANTE MIA - Bonny Cepeda
- HAZME TUYA UNA VEZ MAS - Isabel Pantoja
- MALA NOCHE NO - Veronica Castro
- EL QUE JUEGA CON FUEGO - Lupita D'Alessio
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?