Friday 20 May 1988
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 20, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Diamond and Alex Smith.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Anything For You by Gloria Estefan.
In UK Perfect by Fairground Attraction was in the top 5 hits.
Killer Klowns from Outer Space, directed by Stephen Chiodo, 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 Bereitschaft Dr. Federau.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Akira or Lee Trevino's Fighting Golf.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 20 May 1988
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Which were the important events of 20 May 1988 ?
- Saint Austregisilus
- Saint Lucifer
- Saint Theodore of Pavia
- Saint Bernardine of Siena
- East Timor National Day.
- Cameroon National Day.
- Saint Ivo of Chartres
- Alex Smith: YouTube Star.
- Diamond : Rapper.
- Nathaniel Brown: American actor and director.
- Carla Humphries: American-Filipino model and actress.
- Robin Juhkental: Estonian singer-songwriter (Malcolm Lincoln).
- Yusuf Kasal: Turkish footballer.
- Miyu Nagase: Japanese singer and guitarist (Zone).
- Trīna Šlapeka: Latvian tennis player.
- Mike Schmidt hits his 535th homerun, moving into 8th place.
- Apple Computer contracts with Quantum Computer Services to create AppleLink - Personal Edition.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Gloria Estefan - Anything For You
- George Michael - One More Try
- Johnny Hates Jazz - Shattered Dreams
- Pet Shop Boys - Always On My Mind
- Samantha Fox - Naughty Girls (Need Love Too)
- Foreigner - I Don't Want To Live Without You
- Icehouse - Electric Blue
- White Lion - Wait
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Everything Your Heart Desires
- The Deele - Two Occasions
Top #10 R&B songs
- Pebbles - Mercedes Boy
- Al B. Sure! - Nite And Day
- Suave - My Girl
- Johnny Kemp - Just Got Paid
- Keith Sweat - Something Just Ain't Right
- Jesse Johnson - Love Struck
- Kool Moe Dee - Wild, Wild West
- Stevie Wonder & Michael Jackson - Get It
- Tony Toni Tone - Little Walter
- Howard Hewett - Strange Relationship
Top #10 Latin songs
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