Friday December 23, 1988
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It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on December 23, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Yuka Kashino and Tony Ramoin.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Every Rose Has Its Thorn by Poison.
In UK Mistletoe And Wine by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits.
Touch of Death, directed by Lucio Fulci, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Chronicle Of The 20Th Century by Clifton Daniel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Bottom Line.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Herzog or Godzilla: Monster of Monsters!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 23 December 1988
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Which were the important events of 23 December 1988 ?
- Festivus (from sitcom Seinfeld)
- Oaxaca - Night of the Radishes
- Secular humanism (American) - HumanLight observed
- R.C. Saints - John Cantius ; Thorlac Thorhallsson, patron saint of Iceland
- Sweden - Birthday of Queen Silvia, an official flag day
- Japan - The Emperor's Birthday - Birthday of Akihito, the current Emperor of Japan
- Roman festivals - Larentalia, a festival in honor of Larenta
- Ancient Latvia - Ziemassvetki held
- Yuka Kashino: Japanese singer and dancer.
- Tony Ramoin
- Eliana Ramos: Model.
- Swagg Man: Rapper.
- Ryan Mania: British National Hunt jockey, most famous for winning the 2013 Grand National at starting odds of 66/1.
- Eri Kamei: Japanese singer and actress (Morning Musume Morning Musume Sakuragumi and Tanpopo).
- Thomai Apergi: Greek singer.
- Mallory Hagan: Model.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Poison - Every Rose Has Its Thorn
- Bobby Brown - My Prerogative
- Chicago - Look Away
- Anita Baker - Giving You The Best That I Got
- Boy Meets Girl - Waiting For A Star To Fall
- Phil Collins - Two Hearts
- Guns N' Roses - Welcome To The Jungle
- Bangles - In Your Room
- Eddie Money - Walk On Water
- Taylor Dayne - Don't Rush Me
Top #10 R&B songs
Top #10 Latin songs
- Rocio Durcal - Como Tu Mujer
- SI EL AMOR SE VA - Roberto Carlos
- Angela Carrasco - BOCA ROSA
- Eydie Gorme - DE CORAZON A CORAZON
- NO ME HABLEN DE EL - Lucerito
- TU PRESA FACIL - Los Yonic's
- MARACAS - ALBERTO VASQUEZ/JOAN SEBASTIAN
- PEGADO AL TELEFONO - Jorge Muniz
- EL QUE JUEGA CON FUEGO - Lupita D'Alessio
- Tatiana - UN LOBO EN LA NOCHE
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?