Tuesday 23 February 1988
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces (see planets position on February 23, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Anne-Sophie Barthet and Nicolás Gaitán.
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 Detour by Cheryl Crane with Cliff Jahr 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 Goal! or Michael Andretti's World GP.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 23 February 1988
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 23 February 1988 ?
- Saint Milburga
- Roman Empire - Terminalia held in honor of Terminus.
- Russia - Defender of the Fatherland Day (formerly Red Army Day or Day of Soviet Army and Navy).
- Blessed odilia of Mombeek
- Guyana - Mashramani-Republic Day.
- Brunei - National Day.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Polycarp of Smyrna (died 155)
- Saint Lazarus (d.867)
Famous Birthdays:23 February
- 15th Winter Olympic games opens in Calgary, Alberta
- Chicago gives Cubs right to install lights and play up to 18 night games
- Yvonne van Gennip skates female record 3km (4:11.94).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1988 ?
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 #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'
Top #10 Latin songs
- AY AMOR - Ana Gabriel
- Juan Gabriel - DEBO HACERLO
- SOY ASI - Jose Jose
- Jose Javier Solis - Me estoy volviendo loco
- No Hay Mal Que Por Bien No Venga - Jose Feliciano/Pandora
- Jose Luis Rodriguez - Y TU TAMBIEN LLORARAS
- Luis Angel - DAME TU AMOR
- PETALO Y ESPINAS - Los Yonic's
- HAZME OLVIDARLA - Alvaro Torres
- LLUVIA - Eddie Santiago
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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?