Saturday May 21, 1988
US date format: 5/21/1988, UK date format: 21/5/1988
It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on May 21, 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 Park Gyu-ri and Park Gyuri.
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 Winfield by Dave Winfield with Tom Parker 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 ATF (Advanced Tactical Fighter) or The Final Round.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 21, 1988?
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- Fat by Weird Al Yankovic hits #99
- Jane Powell weds Dickie Moore
- 114th Preakness: Eddie Delahoussaye aboard Risen Star wins in 1:56.2.
- US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
- Dino Conte Grandi: Italian delegate to League of Nations,...
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 21, 1988?
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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 #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
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