Monday 12 September 1988
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include 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.
The Big Blue, directed by Luc Besson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while A Brief History Of Time by Stephen W. Hawking was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Reaching for the Skies.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bombuzal or Iron Tank: The Invasion of Normandy Great Tank.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 12 September 1988 ?
- 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
- Amanda Jenssen: Swedish singer-songwriter and guitarist.
- 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.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Guns N' Roses - Sweet Child O' Mine
- Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible
- Huey Lewis & The News - Perfect World
- Bobby McFerrin - Don't Worry Be Happy (Edit)
- Taylor Dayne - I'll Always Love You
- Van Halen - When It's Love
- New Edition - If It Isn't Love
- Kenny Loggins - Nobody's Fool
- Def Leppard - Love Bites
- Rick Astley - It Would Take A Strong Strong Man
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Sport Games on 12 September 1988
- Dallas Cowboys - Phoenix Cardinals : 17 - 14
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