Monday September 19, 1988
US date format: 9/19/1988, UK date format: 19/9/1988
It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 19, 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 Katrina Bowden and Thiemo de Bakker.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Don't Worry Be Happy (Edit) by Bobby McFerrin.
In UK Groovy Kind Of Love by Phil Collins was in the top 5 hits.
Cinema Paradiso, directed by Giuseppe Tornatore, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Senatorial Privilege by Leo Damore was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Starting from Scratch.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Akira or Black Lamp.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 19, 1988?
- Heine Westenfluss's birthday, from Gundam SEED DESTINY.
- Hermione Granger's birthday, from J.K. Rowling's series Harry Potter.
- International Talk Like a Pirate Day
- Saint Kitts and Nevis - Independence Day (from Great Britain, 1983)
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- US Olympic diver Greg Louganis hits his head on diving board
- Israel launches first satellite, for secret military reconnaissance.
- Oren Lee Staley: first president of US National Farmers...
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 19, 1988?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bobby McFerrin - Don't Worry Be Happy (Edit)
- Guns N' Roses - Sweet Child O' Mine
- Taylor Dayne - I'll Always Love You
- Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible
- Def Leppard - Love Bites
- Huey Lewis & The News - Perfect World
- Peter Cetera - One Good Woman
- New Edition - If It Isn't Love
- Kenny Loggins - Nobody's Fool
- Cheap Trick - Don't Be Cruel
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Jeffrey Osborne - She's On The Left
- Levert - Addicted To You
- Pebbles - Take Your Time
- Tony Toni Tone - Born Not To Know
- Salt-N-Pepa Featuring E.U. - Shake Your Thang
- Teddy Pendergrass - 2 A.M.
- Bobby Brown - My Prerogative
- Keith Sweat (Duet With Jacci McGhee) - Make It Last Forever
- D.J. Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince - A Nightmare On My Street
- James Brown - Static
Sport Games on September 19, 1988
- Indianapolis Colts - Cleveland Browns : 17 - 23
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Days to next September 19If September 19, 1988 is your birthday you're 32 years, 12 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 18 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on September 19, 1988?
On September 19, 1988 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is September 19, 1988?
On September 19, 1988 the zodiac sign was Virgo.
Who was the US President on September 19, 1988?
On September 19, 1988 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 19, 1988?
On September 19, 1988 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on September 19, 1988?
On September 19, 1988 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on September 19, 1988?
On September 19, 1988 several famous people were born including, Katrina Bowden, Thiemo de Bakker, Katie Bowden.
Which famous people died on September 19, 1988?
Famous people died on September 19, 1988 include, Oren Lee Staley.
What was the number one song in September 19, 1988?
The number one song in the week of September 19, 1988 was Don't Worry Be Happy (Edit) by Bobby McFerrin in US and Groovy Kind Of Love by Phil Collins in UK.
What were the top hits on September 19, 1988?
The top hits on September 19, 1988 were Don't Worry Be Happy (Edit) by Bobby McFerrin, Sweet Child O' Mine by Guns N' Roses, I'll Always Love You by Taylor Dayne in US and Groovy Kind Of Love by Phil Collins, He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother by The Hollies, Teardrops by Womack & Womack in UK.