What the sky looked like on October 16, 1988
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 10/16/1988, UK date format: 16/10/1988
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 16, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Zoltan Stieber and Sham Idrees.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Red Red Wine '88 by UB40.
In UK One Moment In Time by Whitney Houston was in the top 5 hits.
Mystic Pizza, directed by Donald Petrie, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Love In The Time Of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Starting from Scratch.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Captain Comic or F/A-18 Interceptor.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 16, 1988?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days?