Tuesday 27 December 1988
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Hayley Williams and Taecyeon .
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Every Rose Has Its Thorn by Poison.
In UK Mistletoe And Wine by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits.
Beaches, directed by Garry Marshall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Anything For Billy by Larry McMurtry was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Visiting... with Huell Howser.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blade Eagle 3-D or John Madden Football.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 27 December 1988 ?
- The second day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- A bank holiday in Britain and elsewhere if 25 December or 26 December falls in the weekend.
- R.C. Saints - John the Apostle and Evangelist
- Hayley Williams: American singer (Paramore).
- Ok Taecyeon: Rapper.
- Brittany Ashley: Comedian.
- Peanut : Vine Star.
- Zavon Hines: Jamaican-English footballer.
- Rick Porcello: American baseball player.
- Taecyeon: South Korean actor & singer (2PM).
- Bulgaria stops jamming Radio Free Europe after more than three decades.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Poison - Every Rose Has Its Thorn
- Bobby Brown - My Prerogative
- Chicago - Look Away
- Anita Baker - Giving You The Best That I Got
- Boy Meets Girl - Waiting For A Star To Fall
- Phil Collins - Two Hearts
- Guns N' Roses - Welcome To The Jungle
- Bangles - In Your Room
- Eddie Money - Walk On Water
- Taylor Dayne - Don't Rush Me
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