Saturday June 11, 1988

US date format: 6/11/1988, UK date format: 11/6/1988

It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 11, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Claire Holt and Buenos Aires (Argentina). In that special week of June people in US were listening to One More Try by George Michael. In UK With A Little Help From My Friends / She's Leaving Home by Wet Wet Wet / Billy Bragg With Cara Tivey was in the top 5 hits. Bull Durham, directed by Ron Shelton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988 while Scorpius by John Gardner was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Brainstorm. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hidden Agenda or F-1 Dream.
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Historical Events

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Events

  • Everything Your Heart Desires by Daryl Hall and John Oates peaks at #3
  • Rooty Toot Toot by John Cougar Mellencamp peaks at #61
  • We All Sleep Alone by Cher peaks at #14
  • 120th Belmont: Eddie Delahoussaye aboard Risen Star wins in 2:26.6
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Movies

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Bull Durham

Bull Durham

Directed by: Ron Shelton

Starring: Kevin Costner, Susan Sarandon, Tim Robbins, Trey Wilson

Country: United States of America

The Great Outdoors

The Great Outdoors

Directed by: Howard Deutch

Starring: Dan Aykroyd, John Candy, Stephanie Faracy, Annette Bening

Country: United States of America

Red Heat

Red Heat

Directed by: Walter Hill

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jim Belushi, Peter Boyle, Ed O'Ross

Country: United States of America

Puss in Boots

Puss in Boots

Directed by: Eugene Marner

Starring: Christopher Walken, Jason Connery, Carmela Marner, Yossi Graber

The Presidio

The Presidio

Directed by: Peter Hyams

Starring: Sean Connery, Mark Harmon, Meg Ryan, Jack Warden

TV Series

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Brainstorm

Brainstorm

Directed by: Douglas Trumbull

The Big Picture

The Big Picture

Directed by: Eric Lartigau

He shang

He shang

Bebê a Bordo

Bebê a Bordo

Blue Skies

Blue Skies

Days to next June 11

If June 11, 1988 is your birthday you're 32 years, 3 months, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 13 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Scorpius by John Gardner

Scorpius

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Special Branch is not usually interested in dead bodies found floating in the Thames, except when the corpse is a young girl with an impeccable background; then they become very interested

The Icarus Agenda by Robert Ludlum

The Icarus Agenda

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Colorado Congressman Evan Kendrick is trying to live out his term quietly when a political mole reveals his deepest secret: Kendrick was the anonymous hero who freed the hostages held by Arab terrorists in the American embassy in Masqat, and …

For The Record by Donald T. Regan

For The Record

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In this provocative and stunningly insightful memoir, Donald T. Regan takes us down the corridors of power in Washington and into the heart of the Reagan Administration.

Thriving On Chaos by Tom Peters

Thriving On Chaos

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The national bestseller that offers prescriptions for an economic world turned upside down. A New York Times bestseller for eleven months.

Rock Star by Jackie Collins

Rock Star

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Newly repackaged—classic novels from New York Times bestselling author Jackie Collins! Power. Sex. Money. Fame. The new Hollywood wives have it all.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Hidden Agenda

Hidden Agenda

Platform: Macintosh, DOS

Genre: Government simulation game

Publisher: Springboard

Aleste

Aleste

Platform: Master System, MSX2, Wii Virtual Console, Java Midlet

Genre: Vertical scrolling shooter

Publisher: Sega (MS) Compile (MSX2) D4Enterprise (WVC) Square Enix Mobile (JM)

F-1 Dream

F-1 Dream

Platform: Arcade PC Engine

Genre: Formula One racing

Publisher: Capcom (AC) NEC Avenue (PCE)

Downhill Challenge

Downhill Challenge

Platform: Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Amiga 500/600 (OCS/ECS), Apple IIGS, IBM PC (DOS), Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: Loriciel, Brøderbund

19 Part One: Boot Camp

19 Part One: Boot Camp

Platform: Commodore 64 ZX Spectrum

Genre: Military education and training

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on June 11, 1988?

On June 11, 1988 the day of the week was Saturday.

What zodiac sign is June 11, 1988?

On June 11, 1988 the zodiac sign was Gemini.

Who was the US President on June 11, 1988?

On June 11, 1988 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 11, 1988?

On June 11, 1988 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on June 11, 1988?

On June 11, 1988 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on June 11, 1988?

On June 11, 1988 several famous people were born including, Claire Holt, Buenos Aires (Argentina), Yui Aragaki.

Which famous people died on June 11, 1988?

Famous people died on June 11, 1988 include, Giuseppe Saragat, Nathan Cook.

What was the number one song in June 11, 1988?

The number one song in the week of June 11, 1988 was One More Try by George Michael in US and With A Little Help From My Friends / She's Leaving Home by Wet Wet Wet / Billy Bragg With Cara Tivey in UK.

What were the top hits on June 11, 1988?

The top hits on June 11, 1988 were One More Try by George Michael, Together Forever (Remix) by Rick Astley, Everything Your Heart Desires by Daryl Hall & John Oates in US and With A Little Help From My Friends / She's Leaving Home by Wet Wet Wet / Billy Bragg With Cara Tivey, Doctorin' The Tardis by The Timelords, I Owe You Nothing by Bros in UK.


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