Sunday 16 October 1988
It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra. 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 Nana.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Insector X or Baal.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 October 1988 ?
- Zoltan Stieber: Hungarian footballer.
- Sham Idrees: Pop Singer.
- Zoltán Stieber: Hungarian footballer.
- Smile Jamaica concert for Hurricane Gilbert victims held in London
- Orel Hirsheiser, first to pitch shutout in playoff and world series (World Series #85).
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Red Red Wine '88 - UB40
- Def Leppard - Love Bites
- Phil Collins - Groovy Kind Of Love
- Cheap Trick - Don't Be Cruel
- Information Society - What's On Your Mind (Pure Energy)
- Bobby McFerrin - Don't Worry Be Happy (Edit)
- Steve Winwood - Don't You Know What The Night Can Do?
- Bobby Brown - Don't Be Cruel
- The Escape Club - Wild, Wild West
- Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - I Hate Myself For Loving You
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Sport Games on 16 October 1988
- Atlanta Falcons - Denver Broncos : 14 - 30
- Cincinnati Bengals - New England Patriots : 21 - 27
- Dallas Cowboys - Chicago Bears : 7 - 17
- Detroit Lions - New York Giants : 10 - 30
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