Saturday July 23, 1988
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It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on July 23, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Cheikh M'Bengue and Pippa Bennett-Warner.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Hold On To The Nights by Richard Marx.
In UK Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You by Glenn Medeiros was in the top 5 hits.
Monkey Shines, directed by George A. Romero, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Timothy'S Game by Lawrence Sanders was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Luv Kush.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ingrid's Back or Konami '88.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 23 July 1988
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Which were the important events of 23 July 1988 ?
- Egypt - Revolution Day (1952)
- St. Liborius
- Catholic - the feasts of at least 2 saints: St. Apollinaris
- Rastafari movement - Celebration of the birthday of Haile Selassie
- Roman Empire - Neptunalia held in honor of Neptune
- Libya - Revolution Day
- Papua New Guinea - Remembrance Day
- Cheikh M'Bengue
- Pippa Bennett-Warner: English actress.
- Pablo Holman: Chilean singer-songwriter and guitarist (Kudai).
- Ping Medina: Filipino actor.
- General Ne Win, effective ruler of Burma since 1962, resigns after pro-democracy protests.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Bobby Brown - Don't Be Cruel
- New Edition - If It Isn't Love
- Terence Trent D'Arby - Sign Your Name
- Al B. Sure! - Off On Your Own (Girl)
- Roses Are Red - The Mac Band Featuring The McCampbell Brothers
- Vanessa Williams - The Right Stuff
- Troop - Mamacita
- Guy - Groove Me
- Paula Abdul - Knocked Out
- Rick James Featuring Roxanne Shante - Loosey's Rap
Top #9 Latin songs
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Glenn Medeiros - Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You
- The Twist (Yo, Twist) - The Fat Boys With Chubby Checker
- Push It / Tramp - Salt-N-Pepa
- Bros - I Owe You Nothing
- Sabrina - Boys (Summertime Love)
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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?