Monday June 20, 1988
US date format: 6/20/1988, UK date format: 20/6/1988
It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 20, 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 Eddie Cardona and Adam Hann.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Foolish Beat by Debbie Gibson.
In UK With A Little Help From My Friends / She's Leaving Home by Wet Wet Wet / Billy Bragg With Cara Tivey was in the top 5 hits.
Coming to America, directed by John Landis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Washington Goes To War by David Brinkley was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Brainstorm.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crosswize or 4x4 Off-Road Racing.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 20, 1988?
- American Radio Relay League ? Bring your Handy-Talky to Work Day
- West Virginia ? West Virginia Day.
- Flag Day in Argentina (1938).
- UNHCR - World Refugee Day.
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- Curtis Strange wins US Open golf tournament
- Price is Right model Janice Pennington is knocked out by a TV camera
- Supreme Court upholds a law that made it illegal for private clubs to discriminate against women and minorities
- WABC officially becomes the New Jersey Devils new home radio
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 20, 1988?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Teddy Pendergrass - Joy
- George Michael - One More Try
- Prince - Alphabet St.
- Sade - Paradise
- James Brown - I'm Real
- Tony Toni Tone - Little Walter
- Doug E. Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew - Keep Risin' To The Top
- Michael Jackson - Dirty Diana
- Gregory Abbott - I'll Prove It To You
- D.J. Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince - Parents Just Don't Understand
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on June 20, 1988?
On June 20, 1988 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is June 20, 1988?
On June 20, 1988 the zodiac sign was Gemini.
Who was the US President on June 20, 1988?
On June 20, 1988 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 20, 1988?
On June 20, 1988 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on June 20, 1988?
On June 20, 1988 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on June 20, 1988?
On June 20, 1988 several famous people were born including, Eddie Cardona, Adam Hann.
What was the number one song in June 20, 1988?
The number one song in the week of June 20, 1988 was Foolish Beat by Debbie Gibson in US and With A Little Help From My Friends / She's Leaving Home by Wet Wet Wet / Billy Bragg With Cara Tivey in UK.
What were the top hits on June 20, 1988?
The top hits on June 20, 1988 were Foolish Beat by Debbie Gibson, Dirty Diana by Michael Jackson, Together Forever (Remix) by Rick Astley in US and With A Little Help From My Friends / She's Leaving Home by Wet Wet Wet / Billy Bragg With Cara Tivey, Doctorin' The Tardis by The Timelords, I Owe You Nothing by Bros in UK.