Monday February 22, 1988
US date format: 2/22/1988, UK date format: 22/2/1988
It was Monday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on February 22, 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 Jimena Navarrete and Jonathan Borlée.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Father Figure by George Michael.
In UK I Should Be So Lucky by Kylie Minogue was in the top 5 hits.
Le petit amour, directed by Agnès Varda, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Patriot Games by Tom Clancy 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 Impossible Mission II or Golgo 13: Top Secret Episode.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 22, 1988?
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- Bonnie Blair skates world record 500 metre (39.10 seconds).
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 22, 1988?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- George Michael - Father Figure
- Pet Shop Boys - What Have I Done To Deserve This
- Patrick Swayze - She's Like The Wind
- Rick Astley - Never Gonna Give You Up
- Eric Carmen - Hungry Eyes
- Expose - Seasons Change
- Foreigner - Say You Will
- Belinda Carlisle - I Get Weak
- Paul Carrack - Don't Shed A Tear
- Gloria Estefan - Can't Stay Away From You
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Pebbles - Girlfriend
- Stevie Wonder - You Will Know
- Jody Watley - Some Kind Of Lover
- Angela Winbush - Run To Me
- Alexander O'Neal Featuring Cherrelle - Never Knew Love Like This
- The Deele - Two Occasions
- Keith Sweat - I Want Her
- M/A/R/R/S - Pump Up The Volume
- Chris Jasper - Superbad
- Shanice Wilson - No 1/2 Steppin'
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 22If February 22, 1988 is your birthday you're 32 years, 7 months, 10 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 20 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on February 22, 1988?
On February 22, 1988 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is February 22, 1988?
On February 22, 1988 the zodiac sign was Pisces.
Who was the US President on February 22, 1988?
On February 22, 1988 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 22, 1988?
On February 22, 1988 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on February 22, 1988?
On February 22, 1988 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 22, 1988?
On February 22, 1988 several famous people were born including, Jimena Navarrete, Jonathan Borlée, Kévin Borlée.
What was the number one song in February 22, 1988?
The number one song in the week of February 22, 1988 was Father Figure by George Michael in US and I Should Be So Lucky by Kylie Minogue in UK.
What were the top hits on February 22, 1988?
The top hits on February 22, 1988 were Father Figure by George Michael, What Have I Done To Deserve This by Pet Shop Boys, She's Like The Wind by Patrick Swayze in US and I Should Be So Lucky by Kylie Minogue, I Think We're Alone Now by Tiffany, When Will I Be Famous by Bros in UK.