Tuesday October 25, 1988
US date format: 10/25/1988, UK date format: 25/10/1988
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 25, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Chandler Parsons and Rylan Clark.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Groovy Kind Of Love by Phil Collins.
In UK One Moment In Time by Whitney Houston was in the top 5 hits.
They Live, directed by John Carpenter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Love In The Time Of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Starting from Scratch.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Crosswize or Freedom Force.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 25, 1988?
- Day of the Romanian Army
- Virgin Islands - Thanksgiving Day : end of the hurricane season
- Republic of China - Taiwan Retrocession Day (1945)
- Also see October 25 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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- Bill Cody: Actor (Blazing Justice, Ghost City),...
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 25, 1988?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Phil Collins - Groovy Kind Of Love
- The Beach Boys - Kokomo
- The Escape Club - Wild, Wild West
- UB40 - Red Red Wine '88
- Information Society - What's On Your Mind (Pure Energy)
- Steve Winwood - Don't You Know What The Night Can Do?
- Kylie Minogue - The Loco-Motion
- INXS - Never Tear Us Apart
- Whitney Houston - One Moment In Time
- Bon Jovi - Bad Medicine
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Karyn White - The Way You Love Me
- Luther Vandross - Any Love
- New Edition - You're Not My Kind Of Girl
- Midnight Star Feat. Ecstacy Of Whodini - Don't Rock The Boat
- Anita Baker - Giving You The Best That I Got
- Bobby Brown - My Prerogative
- Cheryl Pepsii Riley - Thanks For My Child
- Al B. Sure! - Rescue Me
- Ready For The World - My Girly
- Vanessa Williams - (He's Got) The Look
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next October 25If October 25, 1988 is your birthday you're 31 years, 10 months, 27 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 4 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?