What the sky looked like on August 12, 1988
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 8/12/1988, UK date format: 12/8/1988
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 12, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Leah Pipes and Tyson Fury.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Roll With It by Steve Winwood.
In UK The Only Way Is Up by Yazz & The Plastic Population was in the top 5 hits.
Crossing Delancey, directed by Joan Micklin Silver, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Libra by Don DeLillo was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Luv Kush.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blasted or The Final Round.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 12, 1988?
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 12, 1988?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?