Monday 16 May 1988
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sean Ward and Dominique Capraro.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Anything For You by Gloria Estefan.
In UK Perfect by Fairground Attraction was in the top 5 hits.
Willow, directed by Ron Howard, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Zoya by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The D Generation Goes Commercial.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gradius II or Cloud Master.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 May 1988 ?
- Saint HonorT of Amiens
- Saint Andrew Bobola
- Saint Ubaldus
- Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
- Saint Simon Stock
- Saint John Nepomuk or John Nepomucene (1330 - 1393)
- Saint Brendan the Navigator - also in the Irish Calendar.
- Teacher's Day in Malaysia.
- Sean Ward: Soap Opera Actor.
- Dominique Capraro: Model.
- Seamus O'Doherty: YouTube Star.
- Abella Anderson: Cuban-American porn actress.
- Jesús Castillo: Mexican footballer.
- Surgeon General C Everett Koop reports nicotine as addictive as heroin
- US Supreme Court rules trash may be searched without a warrant.
- A report by United States' Surgeon General C. Everett Koop states that the addictive properties of nicotine are similar to those of heroin and cocaine.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Gloria Estefan - Anything For You
- George Michael - One More Try
- Johnny Hates Jazz - Shattered Dreams
- Pet Shop Boys - Always On My Mind
- Samantha Fox - Naughty Girls (Need Love Too)
- Foreigner - I Don't Want To Live Without You
- Icehouse - Electric Blue
- White Lion - Wait
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Everything Your Heart Desires
- The Deele - Two Occasions
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