Friday November 18, 1988
US date format: 11/18/1988, UK date format: 18/11/1988
It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 18, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Max Buskohl and Marie-Josée Ta Lou.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Bad Medicine by Bon Jovi.
In UK First Time by Robin Beck was in the top 5 hits.
Full Moon in Blue Water, directed by Peter Masterson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while The First Salute by Barbara W. Tuchman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Bottom Line.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing F/A-18 Interceptor or Fire King.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 18, 1988?
- Latvia - Independence Day (1918)
- Also see November 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - Dedication of the Basilicas of Saints Peter and Paul ; Saint Rose Philippine Duchesne ; also St Mawes, St Odo of Cluny, St Romanus of Antioch
- Venezuela - Feast of the Virgen de Chiquinquir�, also known as la Chinita, in the western state of Zulia
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- Canadian federal election, 1988: Brian Mulroney and the Progressive Conservative Party of Canada win a second majority government.
- Ted Turner officially buys Jim Crockett Promotions, known as NWA Crockett, and turns it into World Championship Wrestling (WCW).
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 18, 1988?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Anita Baker - Giving You The Best That I Got
- Cheryl Pepsii Riley - Thanks For My Child
- Al B. Sure! - Rescue Me
- Freddie Jackson - Hey Lover
- Luther Vandross - Any Love
- Stevie Wonder - My Eyes Don't Cry
- Midnight Star Feat. Ecstacy Of Whodini - Don't Rock The Boat
- Sweet Obsession - Gonna Get Over You
- Cameo - You Make Me Work
- Troop - My Heart
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on November 18, 1988?
On November 18, 1988 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is November 18, 1988?
On November 18, 1988 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.
Who was the US President on November 18, 1988?
On November 18, 1988 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 18, 1988?
On November 18, 1988 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on November 18, 1988?
On November 18, 1988 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on November 18, 1988?
On November 18, 1988 several famous people were born including, Max Buskohl, Marie-Josée Ta Lou, Montanna Thompson.
What was the number one song in November 18, 1988?
The number one song in the week of November 18, 1988 was Bad Medicine by Bon Jovi in US and First Time by Robin Beck in UK.
What were the top hits on November 18, 1988?
The top hits on November 18, 1988 were Bad Medicine by Bon Jovi, Wild, Wild West by The Escape Club, The Loco-Motion by Kylie Minogue in US and First Time by Robin Beck, Orinoco Flow by Enya, Je Ne Sais Pas Pourquoi by Kylie Minogue in UK.