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Tuesday September 20, 1988

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on September 20, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Dounia Coesens and Ayano Omoto. 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. Heathers, directed by Michael Lehmann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988 while Breathing Lessons by Anne Tyler was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Starting from Scratch. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battle Chess or Crosswize.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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What the sky looked like on 20 September 1988

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Movies

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

Heathers

Directed by: Michael Lehmann

Starring: Winona Ryder, Christian Slater, Shannen Doherty, Lisanne Falk

Country: United States

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Apartment Zero

Directed by: Martin Donovan

Starring: Hart Bochner, Colin Firth, Dora Bryan, Liz Smith

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Heartbreak Hotel

Directed by: Chris Columbus

Starring: David Keith, Tuesday Weld, Charlie Schlatter, Angela Goethals

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Black Roses

Directed by: John Fasano

Starring: John Martin, Ken Swofford, Sal Viviano, Julie Adams

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Spellbinder

Directed by: Janet Greek

Starring: Tim Daly, Kelly Preston, Rick Rossovich, Audra Lindley

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TV Series

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

Starting from Scratch

Directed by: James Huang

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Scruples

Directed by: Alan J. Levi

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First Impressions

Directed by: Eric Shapiro

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Encadenados

Directed by: Not specifed

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Luv Kush

Directed by: Jay Sreesivan

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 20 September 1988 ?

Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Roy Kinnear: Actor (Casanova, Pirates, Scrooge, Help!), dies at 54.
Facts:
  • Darrell Evans hits his 400th career home run
  • Greg Louganis wins Olympic gold medal in springboard diving
  • Wade Boggs is 1st player to get 200 hits for 6 consecutive seasons

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on September 20, 1988 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1988 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Franco - MARIA
  2. Marisela - YA NO
  3. TOCO MADERA - Raphael
  4. SENTADO A LA VERA DEL CAMINO - EYDIE GORME Y ROBERTO CARLOS
  5. Es un alma en pena - Lucia Mendez
  6. QUE SERA - Emmanuel
  7. MALA NOCHE NO - Veronica Castro
  8. QUE TE PASA - Yuri
  9. ESTE AMOR QUE HAY QUE CALLAR - Yolandita Monge
  10. Atrapame y condename - Jorge Muniz

Books

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

Breathing Lessons

By: Anne Tyler

Maggie and Ira Moran have been married for twenty-eight years–and it shows: in their quarrels, in their routines, in their ability to tolerate with affection each other’s eccentricities.

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To Be The Best

By: Barbara Taylor Bradford

Enthralling sequel to Barbara Taylor Bradford's universally loved novels, A Woman of Substance and Hold The Dream. Set in Yorkshire, Hong Kong and America, this remarkable contemporary novel continues the

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Shining Through

By: Susan Isaacs

It's 1940 and Linda Voss, legal secretary extraordinaire, has a secret. She's head over heels in love with her boss, John Berringer, the pride of the Ivy League.

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Till We Meet Again

By: Judith Krantz

Eve dared. . . Eve, with passion that overruled her total innocence, ran away from home to live in unrepentant sin; won stardom singing on the stage of the Parisian music

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Battle Chess

Platform: Amiga, 3DO Interactive Multiplayer, Acorn Archimedes, Amiga CD32, Amiga CDTV, Apple IIGS, Apple IIe, Atari ST, Commodore 64, MS-DOS, FM Towns, NES, Mac OS, NEC PC-9801, X68000, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Chess

Publisher: Interplay Entertainment

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Crosswize

Crosswize

Platform: ZX Spectrum

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Firebird Software

Air Warrior II

Air Warrior II

Platform: Windows, 3DO

Genre: Combat flight simulator

Publisher: Konami (Air Warrior SVGA) I-Magic (Air Warrior II) EA (AW:MV)

Forgotten Worlds

Platform: Arcade, Mega Drive/Genesis, Amiga, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, Master System, TurboGrafx-16

Genre: Horizontal scrolling shooter

Publisher: Capcom

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Famicom Tantei Club: Kieta Kōkeisha

Famicom Tantei Club: Kieta Kōkeisha

Platform: Family Computer Disk System, Game Boy Advance, Virtual Console

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Nintendo

Home videos

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

Maniac Cop

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Born in East L.A.

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Can't Buy Me Love

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Predator

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Arthur 2: On the Rocks

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