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Saturday 24 September 1988

It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on September 24, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Kirsten Sweetland and Karl Alzner. In that special week of September people in US were listening to Don't Worry Be Happy (Edit) by Bobby McFerrin. In UK Groovy Kind Of Love by Phil Collins was in the top 5 hits. Heathers, directed by Michael Lehmann, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988 while The Cardinal Of The Kremlin by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Starting from Scratch. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Downhill Challenge or Gold Rush!.
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What the sky looked like on 24 September 1988

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Heathers

Directed by: Michael Lehmann

Starring: Winona Ryder, Christian Slater, Shannen Doherty, Lisanne Falk

Country: United States

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Apartment Zero

Directed by: Martin Donovan

Starring: Hart Bochner, Colin Firth, Dora Bryan, Liz Smith

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Heartbreak Hotel

Directed by: Chris Columbus

Starring: David Keith, Tuesday Weld, Charlie Schlatter, Angela Goethals

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Black Roses

Directed by: John Fasano

Starring: John Martin, Ken Swofford, Sal Viviano, Julie Adams

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Spellbinder

Directed by: Janet Greek

Starring: Tim Daly, Kelly Preston, Rick Rossovich, Audra Lindley

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Starting from Scratch

Directed by: James Huang

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Scruples

Directed by: Alan J. Levi

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First Impressions

Directed by: Eric Shapiro

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Encadenados

Directed by: Not specifed

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Luv Kush

Directed by: Jay Sreesivan

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 September 1988 ?

Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Barbara C Harris of Mass, elected 1st woman Episcopal Bishop
  • Carl Lewis runs world record 100m (9.92 seconds)
  • Dave Stieb has no-hitter broken up with 2 outs in the 9th
  • National League for Democracy is formed by Aung San Suu Kyi and various others to help fight against dictatorship in Myanmar.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on September 24, 1988 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1988 ?

Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Franco - MARIA
  2. Marisela - YA NO
  3. TOCO MADERA - Raphael
  4. SENTADO A LA VERA DEL CAMINO - EYDIE GORME Y ROBERTO CARLOS
  5. Es un alma en pena - Lucia Mendez
  6. QUE SERA - Emmanuel
  7. MALA NOCHE NO - Veronica Castro
  8. QUE TE PASA - Yuri
  9. ESTE AMOR QUE HAY QUE CALLAR - Yolandita Monge
  10. Atrapame y condename - Jorge Muniz

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Cardinal Of The Kremlin

By: Tom Clancy

Two men possess vital data on Russia’s Star Wars missile defense system. One of them is CARDINAL—America's highest agent in the Kremlin—and he's about to be terminated by the KGB.

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A Brief History Of Time

By: Stephen W. Hawking

Stephen Hawking has earned a reputation as the most brilliant theoretical physicist since Einstein. In this landmark volume, Professor Hawking shares his blazing intellect with nonscientists everywhere, guiding us expertly to

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Demon Lord Of Karanda

By: David Eddings

In an adventurous sequel to THE MALLOREAN, David Eddings tells the story of King Garion's abducted infant son and his efforts to save him.

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A Thief Of Time

By: Tony Hillerman

At a moonlit Indian ruin—where "thieves of time" ravage sacred ground in the name of profit—a noted anthropologist vanishes while on the verge of making a startling, history-altering discovery.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

First Queen

First Queen

Platform: Super Famicom[1] Microsoft Windows Sharp X68000 NEC PC-9801

Genre: Real-time strategy RPG Action RPG

Publisher: Culture Brain

Gold Rush!

Gold Rush!

Platform: MS-DOS, Amiga, Atari ST, Macintosh, Apple II, Apple IIGS

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: Sierra On-Line The Software Farm Sunlight Games

Baal

Baal

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, MS-DOS

Genre: Action game, Platform game

Publisher: Psyclapse

Downhill Challenge

Downhill Challenge

Platform: Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Amiga 500/600 (OCS/ECS), Apple IIGS, IBM PC (DOS), Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: Loriciel, Brøderbund

Altered Beast

Platform: MS-DOS, Amstrad CPC, MSX, Family Computer, Atari ST, Commodore Amiga, Master System, Mega Drive/Genesis, PC Engine, Commodore 64, Xbox 360 (Xbox Live Arcade), iOS, ZX Spectrum, PlayStation 2

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Sega

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Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Hellraiser

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Big Top Pee-wee

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Cry Freedom

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Bright Lights, Big City

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Arthur 2: On the Rocks

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