Sunday July 17, 1988
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It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 17, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Summer Bishil and Guo Yue.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to The Flame by Cheap Trick.
In UK Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You by Glenn Medeiros was in the top 5 hits.
Saturday Night Out, directed by Robert Hartford-Davis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Thriving On Chaos by Tom Peters was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Barfuß ins Bett.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Chase H.Q. or Image Fight.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 17 July 1988
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Which were the important events of 17 July 1988 ?
- Kyoto, Japan - Gion Matsuri
- Various mathematics departments - Yellow Pig's Day
- South Korea - Constitution Day
- Puerto Rico - Luis Mu�oz Rivera's Birthday
- Feast Day of St Cynllo
- Iraq - Ba'ath Revolution Day
Famous Birthdays:17 July
- Bruiser Brody: American professional wrestler (born 1946).
- 117th British Golf Open: Seve Ballesteros shoots 273 at Royal Lytham
- Colleen Walker wins LPGA Boston Five Golf Classic
- Highest temperature ever recorded in San Francisco, California: 103 degrees F (39 degrees C).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Roses Are Red - The Mac Band Featuring The McCampbell Brothers
- Sade - Paradise
- Bobby Brown - Don't Be Cruel
- Vanessa Williams - The Right Stuff
- New Edition - If It Isn't Love
- Terence Trent D'Arby - Sign Your Name
- Gregory Abbott - I'll Prove It To You
- Al B. Sure! - Off On Your Own (Girl)
- James Brown - I'm Real
- Troop - Mamacita
Top #10 Latin songs
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Glenn Medeiros - Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You
- The Twist (Yo, Twist) - The Fat Boys With Chubby Checker
- Push It / Tramp - Salt-N-Pepa
- Bros - I Owe You Nothing
- Sabrina - Boys (Summertime Love)
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?