Sunday November 27, 1988

US date format: 11/27/1988, UK date format: 27/11/1988

It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on November 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 Jessica Smith and Max Mai. In that special week of November people in US were listening to Bad Medicine by Bon Jovi. In UK First Time by Robin Beck was in the top 5 hits. Mississippi Burning, directed by Alan Parker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988 while Gracie by George Burns was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Bottom Line. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Better Dead Than Alien or Hoshi wo Sagashite.
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Historical Events

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  • 76th CFL Grey Cup: Winnipeg Blue Bombers defeats BC Lions, 22-21

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Mississippi Burning

Mississippi Burning

Directed by: Alan Parker

Starring: Gene Hackman, Willem Dafoe, Frances McDormand, Brad Dourif

Country: United States of America

The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!

The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!

Directed by: David Zucker

Starring: Leslie Nielsen, Priscilla Presley, O.J. Simpson, Ricardo Montalban

Country: United States of America

Itinéraire d'un enfant gâté

Itinéraire d'un enfant gâté

Directed by: Claude Lelouch

Starring: Jean-Paul Belmondo, Richard Anconina, Lio, Béatrice Agenin

Tequila Sunrise

Tequila Sunrise

Directed by: Robert Towne

Starring: Mel Gibson, Michelle Pfeiffer, Kurt Russell, Raul Julia

The Undertaker

The Undertaker

Directed by: Franco Steffanino

Starring: Joe Spinell, Rebecca Varon, Patrick Askin, Susan Bachli

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NFL

American Football
  • Buffalo Bills - Cincinnati Bengals : 21 - 35
  • Cleveland Browns - Washington Redskins : 17 - 13
  • Green Bay Packers - Chicago Bears : 0 - 16
  • Kansas City Chiefs - Pittsburgh Steelers : 10 - 16
  • Los Angeles Rams - Denver Broncos : 24 - 35
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TV Series

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The Bottom Line

The Bottom Line

Directed by: Tom Rulon

Starting from Scratch

Starting from Scratch

Directed by: James Huang

Scruples

Scruples

Directed by: Alan J. Levi

Cetrdeset osma - Zavera i izdaja

Cetrdeset osma - Zavera i izdaja

Almost Grown

Almost Grown

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Starring: Tim Daly, Eve Gordon, Rita Taggart, Michael Alldredge

Country: United States of America

Days to next November 27

If November 27, 1988 is your birthday you're 31 years, 9 months, 27 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 4 days.
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Books

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Gracie by George Burns

Gracie

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"SAY GOODNIGHT, GRACIE..." With those now familiar words, George Burns and Gracie Allen bid farewell to devoted audiences at the end of each of their broadcasts throughout the Golden Age of

The Bonfire Of The Vanities by Tom Wolfe

The Bonfire Of The Vanities

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Vintage Tom Wolfe, The Bonfire of the Vanities, the #1 bestseller that will forever define late-twentieth-century New York style. "No one has portrayed New York Society this accurately and devastatingly since Edith Wharton" (The National Review)“A page-turner .

Final Flight by Stephen Coonts

Final Flight

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The most daring -- and deadly -- terrorist plot of all time is about to unfold aboard the supercarrier USS United States.

Till We Meet Again by Judith Krantz

Till We Meet Again

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Eve dared. . . Eve, with passion that overruled her total innocence, ran away from home to live in unrepentant sin; won stardom singing on the stage of the Parisian music

One by Richard Bach

One

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I gave my life to become the person I am right now. Was it worth it?

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Chopper I

Chopper I

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Scrolling shooter

Publisher: SNK

Desert Commander

Desert Commander

Platform: NES/Family Computer

Genre: Historic turn-based strategy

Publisher: Kemco

King's Quest IV: The Perils of Rosella

King's Quest IV: The Perils of Rosella

Platform: MS-DOS, Amiga, Apple II, Apple IIGS, Atari ST

Genre: Adventure game

Publisher: Sierra On-Line

Better Dead Than Alien

Better Dead Than Alien

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Electra (ODE) - Worldwide

Hoshi wo Sagashite

Hoshi wo Sagashite

Platform: Sega Master System

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Sega


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