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Saturday February 20, 1988

It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces (see planets position on February 20, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Rihanna and Sophie Tapie. In that special week of February people in US were listening to Seasons Change by Expose. In UK I Should Be So Lucky by Kylie Minogue was in the top 5 hits. Shame, directed by Steve Jodrell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988 while Mortal Fear by Robin Cook was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Der Geisterwald oder Des Raben Rache. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battlehawks 1942 or Gradius II.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 20 February 1988

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Shame

Directed by: Steve Jodrell

Starring: Deborra-Lee Furness, Tony Barry, Simone Buchanan, Gillian Jones

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Bloodsport

Directed by: Newt Arnold

Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Donald Gibb, Leah Ayres, Norman Burton

Country: United States

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Taffin

Directed by: Francis Megahy

Starring: Pierce Brosnan, Ray McAnally, Alison Doody, Jeremy Child

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Stand and Deliver

Directed by: Ramón Menéndez

Starring: Edward James Olmos, Estelle Harris, Mark Phelan, Virginia Paris

Country: United States

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Amsterdamned

Directed by: Dick Maas

Starring: Huub Stapel, Monique van de Ven, Serge-Henri Valcke, Hidde Maas

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Der Geisterwald oder Des Raben Rache

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Adventures Beyond Belief

Directed by: Marcus Tompson

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Super Beast Squadron Liveman

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Sakigake!! Otokojuku

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 20 February 1988 ?

Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Peter Kalikow purchases New York Post from Rupert Murdoch for US$37.6 million.
  • Brian Boitano wins Olympics gold medal in figure skating.
  • Rob Druppers runs world record indoor 1000 metre (2:16.2).
  • 500 die in heavy rains in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  • Stefka Kostadinova high jumps indoor world record (2.06 metres).

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on February 20, 1988 - Geocentric view

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Mortal Fear

By: Robin Cook

A harrowing medical nightmare on the cutting edge of genetic research, Mortal Fear goes into the controversial future of modern medicine.

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Lightning

By: Dean R. Koontz

A storm struck on the night Laura Shane was born, and there was a strangeness about the weather that people would remember for years.

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The Tommyknockers

By: Stephen King

Master storyteller Stephen King presents the classic, terrifying #1 New York Times bestseller about a terrifying otherworldly discovery and the effects it has a on a small town.“Late

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Winter

By: Len Deighton

Epic prelude to the classic spy trilogy, GAME, SET and MATCH, that follows the fortunes of a German dynasty during two world wars.Winter

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Gradius II

Gradius II

Platform: Family Computer, Microsoft Windows, PC Engine, X68000, mobile phone, Wii (Virtual Console), PlayStation, PlayStation Network (PCE version, for PS3 and PSP)

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: WW Hudson Soft; WW Hudson Soft

Ataxx

Ataxx

Platform: Arcade

Publisher: Capcom The Leland Corporation

Crosswize

Crosswize

Platform: ZX Spectrum

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Firebird Software

Death Bringer Galdregon's Domain

Death Bringer Galdregon's Domain

Platform: Amiga, C64, TurboGrafx-CD, Sharp X68000

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Spotlight Software Telenet Japan (Sharp X68000)

Battlehawks 1942

Platform: MS-DOS, Amiga, Atari ST

Genre: Flight simulation

Publisher: Lucasfilm Games

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Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Red Heat

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The Pick-up Artist

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The Witches of Eastwick

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Adventures in Babysitting

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Fatal Attraction

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