Sunday February 14, 1988, Valentine's Day
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It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 14, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Quentin Mosimann and Asia Nitollano.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Could've Been by Tiffany.
In UK I Should Be So Lucky by Kylie Minogue was in the top 5 hits.
Stand and Deliver, directed by Ramón Menéndez, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Thriving On Chaos by Tom Peters was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Adventures Beyond Belief.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hidden Agenda or F-16 Combat Pilot.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 14 February 1988 ?
- Denmark - Fastelavn. Children dress up, much like Halloween in the US.
- Arizona - Admission Day (1912).
- Mexico - Day of National Mourning (1831).
- Oregon - Admission Day (1859).
- Western World - Valentine's Day.
- Iraq - 'Communist Martyrs Day' celebrated by Iraqi Communist Party.
- Europe/Catholicism - Feast day of Saints Cyril and Methodius, patron saints of Europe.
- Saint Abraham (d. 422)
- Saint Valentine (d. 422).
- Quentin Mosimann: Swiss singer and reality show contestant.
- Asia Nitollano: American singer and dancer (The Pussycat Dolls).
- Ángel Di María: Argentinian footballer.
- Katie Boland: Canadian actress producer and screenwriter.
- Eliska Amor: Spanish American actress.
- Siim Liivik: Estonian ice hockey player.
- Angel di Maria: Argentine footballer.
- Tracy Spiridakos: TV Actress.
- Frederick Loewe: US composer (My Fair Lady), dies at age 84 in Palm Springs, California (born in Vienna, Austria).
- General hospital star Jackie Zeman marries Glenn Gorden
- Alfredo Stroessner re-elected President of Paraguay.
- Bobby Allison at age 50 becomes oldest driver to win Daytona 500.
- At the Cal Neva Club casino in Reno, Nevada, Cammie Brewer wins the largest slot machine jackpot of US$6.8 million on a Megabucks machine, after playing about US$20.
- Patty Sheehan wins LPGA Sarasota Golf Classic.
- 49th PGA Seniors Golf Championship: Gary Player.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Tiffany - Could've Been
- Expose - Seasons Change
- Roger - I Want To Be Your Man
- Eric Carmen - Hungry Eyes
- Pet Shop Boys - What Have I Done To Deserve This
- INXS - Need You Tonight
- Bangles - Hazy Shade Of Winter
- Foreigner - Say You Will
- Paul Carrack - Don't Shed A Tear
- Patrick Swayze - She's Like The Wind
Top #10 R&B songs
- Keith Sweat - I Want Her
- Pebbles - Girlfriend
- Michael Cooper - To Prove My Love
- The Deele - Two Occasions
- Chris Jasper - Superbad
- The O'Jays - Let Me Touch You
- Wanna Make Love (All Night Long) - Lillo Thomas
- M/A/R/R/S - Pump Up The Volume
- Jody Watley - Some Kind Of Lover
- Over You - Ray Parker Jr. With Natalie Cole
Top #10 Latin songs
- AY AMOR - Ana Gabriel
- SOY ASI - Jose Jose
- Juan Gabriel - DEBO HACERLO
- Jose Luis Rodriguez - Y TU TAMBIEN LLORARAS
- Jose Javier Solis - Me estoy volviendo loco
- Brenda K. Starr - DESAYUNO DE AMOR
- LLUVIA - Eddie Santiago
- No Hay Mal Que Por Bien No Venga - Jose Feliciano/Pandora
- PETALO Y ESPINAS - Los Yonic's
- Negra - Roberto Carlos
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