Sunday February 14, 1988, Valentine's Day
US date format: 2/14/1988, UK date format: 14/2/1988
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius (see zodiac on February 14, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Quentin Mosimann and Asia Nitollano.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to by .
In UK by was in the top 5 hits.
Hairspray, directed by John Waters, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Beloved by Toni Morrison was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Red Dwarf.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crossroads II or Madden NFL.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 14, 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).
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- 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.
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- Frederick Loewe: US composer (My Fair Lady), dies at age...
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 14, 1988?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 14If February 14, 1988 is your birthday you're 32 years, 9 months, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 12 days.
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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on February 14, 1988?
On February 14, 1988 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is February 14, 1988?
On February 14, 1988 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on February 14, 1988?
On February 14, 1988 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 14, 1988?
On February 14, 1988 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on February 14, 1988?
On February 14, 1988 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 14, 1988?
On February 14, 1988 several famous people were born including, Quentin Mosimann, Asia Nitollano, Ángel Di María.
Which famous people died on February 14, 1988?
Famous people died on February 14, 1988 include, Frederick Loewe.
What was the number one song in February 14, 1988?
The number one song in the week of February 14, 1988 was Could've Been by Tiffany in US and I Should Be So Lucky by Kylie Minogue in UK.
What were the top hits on February 14, 1988?
The top hits on February 14, 1988 were Could've Been by Tiffany, Seasons Change by Expose, I Want To Be Your Man by Roger in US and I Should Be So Lucky by Kylie Minogue, I Think We're Alone Now by Tiffany, When Will I Be Famous by Bros in UK.