Wednesday 27 July 1988
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Daniel Gruchy and Adam Biddle.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Roll With It by Steve Winwood.
In UK Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You by Glenn Medeiros was in the top 5 hits.
Cocktail, directed by Roger Donaldson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while The Shell Seekers by Rosamunde Pilcher was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rough Guide to Europe.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blade Eagle 3-D or Legend of Makai.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 27 July 1988 ?
- Maldives - Independence Day, 2nd Day
- Vietnam - Memorial Day for War Martyrs
- Ancient Latvia - Septinu Guletaju Diena held
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 10 saints: St. Pantaleon
- St. Congall
- The Seven Sleepers, Saints Maximian
- Cuba - Revolution Day, 2nd Day
- St. Luican
- Daniel Gruchy: YouTube Star.
- Adam Biddle: Australian footballer.
- Yoervis Medina: Venezuelan baseball player.
- Ryan Tannehill: American football player.
- Judith Barsi: Child actress, shot dead with mother by her father at 11.
- General Sein Lwin succeeds Ne Win as President of Burma
- Tommy John commits rec 3 errors on 1 play as Yanks rout Brewers 16-3
- Radio Shack announces the Tandy 1000 SL computer.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Steve Winwood - Roll With It
- Richard Marx - Hold On To The Nights
- Breathe - Hands To Heaven
- Def Leppard - Pour Some Sugar On Me
- Eric Carmen - Make Me Lose Control
- Terence Trent D'Arby - Sign Your Name
- INXS - New Sensation
- Gloria Estefan - 1-2-3
- Jane Wiedlin - Rush Hour
- Elton John - I Don't Wanna Go On With You Like That
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