Thursday September 15, 1988
US date format: 9/15/1988, UK date format: 15/9/1988
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 15, 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 Chelsea Kane and Sadina Alla.
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 Senatorial Privilege by Leo Damore was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Scruples.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cloud Master or Cyborg Hunter.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 15, 1988?
- Bulgaria - The first day of school.
- Japan - Respect for the Aged Day before 2003; beginning in 2003, Respect for the Aged Day is held on the third Monday of September.
- The United Kingdom - the British commemorate the Battle of Britain on the day of the last massive Luftwaffe attack in 1940.
- Also see September 15 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics).
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- Les Miserables, opens at Raimund Theatre, Vienna
- Museum of Moving Image in London opens
- Lillehammer, Norway upsets Anchorage, Alaska to host 1994 Winter Olympics.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 15, 1988?
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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
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Michael Jackson - Another Part Of Me
- Jeffrey Osborne - She's On The Left
- Pebbles - Take Your Time
- Salt-N-Pepa Featuring E.U. - Shake Your Thang
- James Brown - Static
- Keith Sweat (Duet With Jacci McGhee) - Make It Last Forever
- Levert - Addicted To You
- Freddie Jackson - Nice 'N' Slow
- Tony Toni Tone - Born Not To Know
- George Michael - Monkey
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next September 15If September 15, 1988 is your birthday you're 32 years, 1 month, 16 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 15 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 September 15, 1988?
On September 15, 1988 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is September 15, 1988?
On September 15, 1988 the zodiac sign was Virgo.
Who was the US President on September 15, 1988?
On September 15, 1988 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 15, 1988?
On September 15, 1988 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on September 15, 1988?
On September 15, 1988 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on September 15, 1988?
On September 15, 1988 several famous people were born including, Chelsea Kane, Sadina Alla, Kate Grigorieva.
What was the number one song in September 15, 1988?
The number one song in the week of September 15, 1988 was Sweet Child O' Mine by Guns N' Roses in US and Groovy Kind Of Love by Phil Collins in UK.
What were the top hits on September 15, 1988?
The top hits on September 15, 1988 were Sweet Child O' Mine by Guns N' Roses, Simply Irresistible by Robert Palmer, Perfect World by Huey Lewis & The News in US and Groovy Kind Of Love by Phil Collins, He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother by The Hollies, Teardrops by Womack & Womack in UK.