Monday 22 August 1988
It was Monday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jon Hill and Sarah Major.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Monkey by George Michael.
In UK The Only Way Is Up by Yazz & The Plastic Population was in the top 5 hits.
The Big Blue, directed by Luc Besson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while A Brief History Of Time by Stephen W. Hawking was one of the best selling books.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Galaxy Force or Gemstone IV.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 22 August 1988 ?
- RC feasts - Mary queen of angels
Famous Birthdays:22 August
- NBC premieres Later with Bob Costas (1st guest Linda Ellerbee)
- Australia unveils first platinum coin (Koala).
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- George Michael - Monkey
- Elton John - I Don't Wanna Go On With You Like That
- Chicago - I Don't Wanna Live Without Your Love
- Guns N' Roses - Sweet Child O' Mine
- Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible
- Tracy Chapman - Fast Car
- Steve Winwood - Roll With It
- Huey Lewis & The News - Perfect World
- Whitney Houston - Love Will Save The Day
- Gloria Estefan - 1-2-3
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