Sunday 24 July 1988
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on July 24, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Han Seung-yeon and Ricky Petterd.
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 Generation Of Swine by Hunter S. Thompson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Luv Kush.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Jet-Story or Last Armageddon.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 24 July 1988
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Which were the important events of 24 July 1988 ?
- Utah - Pioneer Day (1847)
- St. Ruffin
- St. Wulfhad
- St. David
- St. Romanus, 2nd bishop of Rochester.
- St. Lewine
- St. Kinga/Cunegundes
- St. Francis Solano
- St. Saint Christina the Astonishing
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 9 saints: St. Lupus
- Ancient Latvia - Jekaupa Diena held
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Leo
- Vanuatu - Children's Day
- Ecuador - Sim=n Bolfvar Day
- Venezuela - the Libertador (Sim=n Bolfvar Day)
- Han Seung-yeon: South Korean singer dancer and actress (Kara).
- Ricky Petterd: Australian footballer.
- US and Jamaica play scoreless tie, in second round of 1990 world soccer cup.
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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)
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?