Monday June 27, 1988
US date format: 6/27/1988, UK date format: 27/6/1988
It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 27, 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 Landry Fields and Alanna Masterson.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Dirty Diana by Michael Jackson.
In UK Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You by Glenn Medeiros was in the top 5 hits.
Coming to America, directed by John Landis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Show Time by Pat Riley was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Brainstorm.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ataxx or The Computer Edition of Scrabble.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 27, 1988?
- National HIV Testing Day in United States
- National Veterans' Day in the United Kingdom 
- Stonewall Day (date of many gay pride celebrations, including those in New York City, San Francisco, Toronto, and Madrid)
- Feast of St Cyril of Alexandria
- Reds bat out of order against Padres in 1st inning
- Mike Tyson knocks out Michael Spink in 91 seconds, in Atlantic City (US$67 million).
- Leonie Fuller Adams: US poetess (High Falcon), dies at 88.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 27, 1988?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Glenn Medeiros - Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You
- The Fat Boys With Chubby Checker - The Twist (Yo, Twist)
- Salt-N-Pepa - Push It / Tramp
- Bros - I Owe You Nothing
- Sabrina - Boys (Summertime Love)
Top #10 R&B songs
- Teddy Pendergrass - Joy
- Sade - Paradise
- James Brown - I'm Real
- Doug E. Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew - Keep Risin' To The Top
- Prince - Alphabet St.
- George Michael - One More Try
- Gregory Abbott - I'll Prove It To You
- The Mac Band Featuring The McCampbell Brothers - Roses Are Red
- Vanessa Williams - The Right Stuff
- The Deele - Shoot 'Em Up Movies
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next June 27If June 27, 1988 is your birthday you're 32 years, 3 months, 1 day old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 30 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 June 27, 1988?
On June 27, 1988 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is June 27, 1988?
On June 27, 1988 the zodiac sign was Cancer.
Who was the US President on June 27, 1988?
On June 27, 1988 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 27, 1988?
On June 27, 1988 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on June 27, 1988?
On June 27, 1988 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on June 27, 1988?
On June 27, 1988 several famous people were born including, Landry Fields, Sandra Alva, Alanna Masterson.
Which famous people died on June 27, 1988?
Famous people died on June 27, 1988 include, Leonie Fuller Adams.
What was the number one song in June 27, 1988?
The number one song in the week of June 27, 1988 was Dirty Diana by Michael Jackson in US and Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You by Glenn Medeiros in UK.
What were the top hits on June 27, 1988?
The top hits on June 27, 1988 were Dirty Diana by Michael Jackson, Foolish Beat by Debbie Gibson, The Flame by Cheap Trick in US and Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You by Glenn Medeiros, The Twist (Yo, Twist) by The Fat Boys With Chubby Checker, Push It / Tramp by Salt-N-Pepa in UK.