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!.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 24 September 1988
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Which were the important events of 24 September 1988 ?
- Kirsten Sweetland: Athlete.
- Karl Alzner: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Birgit Sarrap: Estonian singer.
- Kyle Sullivan: American actor.
- 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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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bobby McFerrin - Don't Worry Be Happy (Edit)
- Guns N' Roses - Sweet Child O' Mine
- Taylor Dayne - I'll Always Love You
- Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible
- Def Leppard - Love Bites
- Huey Lewis & The News - Perfect World
- Peter Cetera - One Good Woman
- New Edition - If It Isn't Love
- Kenny Loggins - Nobody's Fool
- Cheap Trick - Don't Be Cruel
Top #10 R&B songs
- Jeffrey Osborne - She's On The Left
- Levert - Addicted To You
- Pebbles - Take Your Time
- Tony Toni Tone - Born Not To Know
- Shake Your Thang - Salt-N-Pepa Featuring E.U.
- Teddy Pendergrass - 2 A.M.
- Bobby Brown - My Prerogative
- Keith Sweat (Duet With Jacci McGhee) - Make It Last Forever
- A Nightmare On My Street - D.J. Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince
- James Brown - Static
Top #10 Latin songs
- Franco - MARIA
- Marisela - YA NO
- TOCO MADERA - Raphael
- SENTADO A LA VERA DEL CAMINO - EYDIE GORME Y ROBERTO CARLOS
- Es un alma en pena - Lucia Mendez
- QUE SERA - Emmanuel
- MALA NOCHE NO - Veronica Castro
- QUE TE PASA - Yuri
- ESTE AMOR QUE HAY QUE CALLAR - Yolandita Monge
- Atrapame y condename - Jorge Muniz
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