Wednesday 14 December 1988
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Vanessa Anne and Vanessa Hudgens.
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.
Beaches, directed by Garry Marshall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Rainbow.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fire-Brigade The Battle for Kiev - 1943 or Godzilla: Monster of Monsters!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 14 December 1988 ?
- R.C. Saints - Memorial of Saint John of the Cross
- Vanessa Anne: Hudgens; American actress and singer.
- Vanessa Hudgens: American singer and actress.
- Jade Bryce: Model.
- Sam Burgess: Rugby Player.
- Nicolas Batum: French basketball player.
- US agrees to talk to Palestine Liberation Organization (first time in 13 years).
- Spanish general strike to protest austerity measures.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Chicago - Look Away
- Poison - Every Rose Has Its Thorn
- Anita Baker - Giving You The Best That I Got
- Bobby Brown - My Prerogative
- Boy Meets Girl - Waiting For A Star To Fall
- Will To Power - Baby, I Love Your Way/Freebird Medley
- Duran Duran - I Don't Want Your Love
- Breathe - How Can I Fall?
- Guns N' Roses - Welcome To The Jungle
- Eddie Money - Walk On Water
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