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Monday 12 September 1988

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on September 12, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Nastasia Noens and Amanda Jenssen. 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. Spellbinder, directed by Janet Greek, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988 while To Be The Best by Barbara Taylor Bradford was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Scruples. If you liked videogames you were probably playing BattleTech: The Crescent Hawk's Inception or Final Blow.
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What the sky looked like on 12 September 1988

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Movies

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Spellbinder

Directed by: Janet Greek

Starring: Tim Daly, Kelly Preston, Rick Rossovich, Audra Lindley

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Sweet Hearts Dance

Directed by: Robert Greenwald

Starring: Don Johnson, Susan Sarandon, Jeff Daniels, Elizabeth Perkins

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Murder One

Directed by: Graeme Campbell

Starring: Henry Thomas, James Wilder, Stephen Shellen, Errol Slue

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Buster

Directed by: David Green

Starring: Phil Collins, Julie Walters, Larry Lamb, Stephanie Lawrence

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Memories of Me

Directed by: Henry Winkler

Starring: Billy Crystal, Alan King, JoBeth Williams, Janet Carroll

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Scruples

Directed by: Alan J. Levi

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First Impressions

Directed by: Eric Shapiro

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Encadenados

Directed by: Not specifed

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Luv Kush

Directed by: Jay Sreesivan

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Barfuß ins Bett

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 September 1988 ?

Holidays:
  • Also see September 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Maryland (United States) - Defenders Day
  • Cape Verde - National Day
  • Ethiopia - National Revolution Day (1974)
  • RC Saints - Holy Name of Mary
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Lauris Morstad: NATO commander / CEO Corning Fiberglass, dies at 71.
  • Alan Bible: American politician (Senator-Democrat-Nevada, 1954-74), dies at age 78.
Facts:
  • 1st NFL regular-season game played in Phoenix; Cowboys beat Card
  • Gilbert, strongest hurricane ever (160 mph), devastates Jamaica
  • Hurricane Gilbert devastates Jamaica; it turns towards Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula 2 days later, causing an estimated $5 billion in damage.
  • William Mitchell dies of a heart attack from a brain tumor.

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Sport Games on 12 September 1988

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American Football
  • Dallas Cowboys - Phoenix Cardinals : 17 - 14
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on September 12, 1988 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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To Be The Best

By: Barbara Taylor Bradford

Enthralling sequel to Barbara Taylor Bradford's universally loved novels, A Woman of Substance and Hold The Dream. Set in Yorkshire, Hong Kong and America, this remarkable contemporary novel continues the

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Almost Golden

By: Gwenda Blair

Almost Golden: Jessica Savitch and the Selling of Television News

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A Brief History Of Time

By: Stephen W. Hawking

Stephen Hawking has earned a reputation as the most brilliant theoretical physicist since Einstein. In this landmark volume, Professor Hawking shares his blazing intellect with nonscientists everywhere, guiding us expertly to

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The Silence Of The Lambs

By: Thomas Harris

As part of the search for a serial murderer nicknames "Buffalo Bill," FBI trainee Clarice Starling is given an assignment. She must visit a man confined to a high-security facility for

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Desert Commander

Platform: NES/Family Computer

Genre: Historic turn-based strategy

Publisher: Kemco

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Corruption

Corruption

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, Apple II, Acorn Archimedes, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Apple Macintosh, MS-DOS, Sinclair Spectrum.

Genre: Text Adventure

Publisher: Rainbird Software

Death Bringer Galdregon's Domain

Death Bringer Galdregon's Domain

Platform: Amiga, C64, TurboGrafx-CD, Sharp X68000

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Spotlight Software Telenet Japan (Sharp X68000)

Final Blow

Final Blow

Platform: Arcade, Sega Mega Drive/Genesis, Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Taito

BattleTech: The Crescent Hawk's Inception

BattleTech: The Crescent Hawk's Inception

Platform: PC, Amiga, Apple II, Atari ST, Commodore 64

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Infocom

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Hairspray

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E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial

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Cinderella

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Willow

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The Serpent and the Rainbow

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