Monday 18 April 1988
It was Monday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Josh Williams and Anagabriela Espinoza.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Where Do Broken Hearts Go by Whitney Houston.
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 Thriving On Chaos by Tom Peters was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching City Hunter 2.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Earthlight or Dead Angle.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 18 April 1988 ?
- Saint Galdino (d. 1176)
- Saint Perfecto (d. 850)
- Saint Agia (Aya) (d. 707)
- Saint Timon
- Saint Ursmarus (d. 713)
- Saint Werner (d. 1287)
- Blessed Idesbald van der Gracht (d. 1167), patron saint of fishermen and Flemish nobility
- Saint Eusebius (d. 526)
- Saint Apollonius (d. 185/6)
- Marie de l'Incarnation (1566 ? 1618)
- The Cheat's Cheatday on homestarrunner.com
- Zimbabwe ? Independence Day.
- Saint Emma
- Iran - Army Day
- Josh Williams: Soccer Player.
- Anagabriela Espinoza: Mexican model Miss International 2009.
- Andre Frolov: Estonian footballer.
- Alexander Hauck: South African-born German rugby player.
- Pierre Desproges: French humorist, famous for his elaborate, eloquent and above all, virulent diatribes criticizing anything and everything.
- Barbra Streisand records Warm All Over
- 92nd Boston Marathon won by Ibrahim Hussein of Kenya in 2:08:43.
- United States Navy retaliates for the Roberts mining with Operation Praying Mantis, in a day of strikes against Iranian oil platforms and naval vessels.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Whitney Houston - Where Do Broken Hearts Go
- INXS - Devil Inside
- Billy Ocean - Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car
- Terence Trent D'Arby - Wishing Well
- Pebbles - Girlfriend
- Aerosmith - Angel
- Tiffany - I Saw Him Standing There
- Gloria Estefan - Anything For You
- Natalie Cole - Pink Cadillac
- Taylor Dayne - Prove Your Love
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