Sunday 17 April 1988
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Eliza Doolittle and Takahiro Morita.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car by Billy Ocean.
In UK Heart by Pet Shop Boys was in the top 5 hits.
Above the Law, directed by Andrew Davis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while The Icarus Agenda by Robert Ludlum was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching City Hunter 2.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hidden Agenda or Conqueror.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 April 1988 ?
- Pope Anicetus (died 166)
- Saint Gerwin of Oudenburg (d. 1117)
- Saint Landricus
- Blessed Radboud of Louvain (d.1142)
- Saint Stephen Harding (d. 1134)
- Eliza Doolittle: Pop Singer.
- Takahiro Morita: Rock Singer.
- Andy Mineo: Rapper.
- Takahiro Moriuchi: Japanese singer-songwriter (ONE OK ROCK and News).
- Nancy Lopez wins LPGA AI Star / Centinela Hospital Golf Classic
- Ethiopian Belayneh Densimo runs world record marathon (2:06:50).
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Billy Ocean - Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car
- INXS - Devil Inside
- Whitney Houston - Where Do Broken Hearts Go
- Michael Jackson - Man In The Mirror
- Terence Trent D'Arby - Wishing Well
- Pebbles - Girlfriend
- The Jets - Rocket 2 U
- Aerosmith - Angel
- Tiffany - I Saw Him Standing There
- Jody Watley - Some Kind Of Lover
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