Saturday March 26, 1988
US date format: 3/26/1988, UK date format: 26/3/1988
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on March 26, 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 Suvi Koponen and David Schmitt.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Man In The Mirror by Michael Jackson.
In UK I Should Be So Lucky by Kylie Minogue was in the top 5 hits.
Beetlejuice, directed by Tim Burton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Inheritance by Judith Michael was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Der Geisterwald oder Des Raben Rache.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Final Blow or Blaster Master.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 26, 1988?
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- Janet B Evans swims 1500 metre freestyle female world record (15:02.10).
- U.S. presidential candidate Jesse Jackson defeats Michael Dukakis in the Michigan Democratic caucuses, becoming the temporary front-runner for the party's nomination.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 26, 1988?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Michael Jackson - Man In The Mirror
- Richard Marx - Endless Summer Nights
- Rick Astley - Never Gonna Give You Up
- Debbie Gibson - Out Of The Blue
- Billy Ocean - Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car
- Belinda Carlisle - I Get Weak
- Keith Sweat - I Want Her
- George Michael - Father Figure
- The Jets - Rocket 2 U
- Def Leppard - Hysteria
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 26If March 26, 1988 is your birthday you're 32 years, 6 months, 2 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 26 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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on March 26, 1988?
On March 26, 1988 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is March 26, 1988?
On March 26, 1988 the zodiac sign was Aries.
Who was the US President on March 26, 1988?
On March 26, 1988 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 26, 1988?
On March 26, 1988 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on March 26, 1988?
On March 26, 1988 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on March 26, 1988?
On March 26, 1988 several famous people were born including, Suvi Koponen, David Schmitt.
What was the number one song in March 26, 1988?
The number one song in the week of March 26, 1988 was Man In The Mirror by Michael Jackson in US and I Should Be So Lucky by Kylie Minogue in UK.
What were the top hits on March 26, 1988?
The top hits on March 26, 1988 were Man In The Mirror by Michael Jackson, Endless Summer Nights by Richard Marx, Never Gonna Give You Up by Rick Astley in US and I Should Be So Lucky by Kylie Minogue, Don't Turn Around by Aswad, Together Forever by Rick Astley in UK.