Wednesday 28 December 1988
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on December 28, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Florrie and Laganja Estranja.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Every Rose Has Its Thorn by Poison.
In UK Especially For You by Kylie & Jason was in the top 5 hits.
War Requiem, directed by Derek Jarman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Chronicle Of The 20Th Century by Clifton Daniel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Bottom Line.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 4 Soccer Simulators aka Pro Soccer Simulator or The Battle of Olympus.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 28 December 1988
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Which were the important events of 28 December 1988 ?
- The third day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- Calendar of Saints - Feast of the Holy Innocents, a.k.a. Childermas, commemorating the Massacre of the Innocents on order of king Herod the Great. In Spain and Latin American countries the festival is celebrated in a manner similar to April Fool's Day.
- Laganja Estranja: Reality Star.
- Florrie : English singer-songwriter.
- Lo Chih-an: Taiwanese footballer.
- Lo Chih-en: Taiwanese footballer.
- Martina Pretelli: Sammarinese sprinter.
- Hal Ashby: Academy-award winning director, dies of cancer at 59.
- John Tarrant, 1st Aust born Zen teacher, receives Dharma Transmission
- US 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals affirms Yonkers is guilty of racism
- US second Circuit Court of Appeals affirms Yonkers is guilty of racism.
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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
Top #10 R&B songs
Top #10 Latin songs
- Rocio Durcal - Como Tu Mujer
- SI EL AMOR SE VA - Roberto Carlos
- Angela Carrasco - BOCA ROSA
- Eydie Gorme - DE CORAZON A CORAZON
- NO ME HABLEN DE EL - Lucerito
- TU PRESA FACIL - Los Yonic's
- MARACAS - ALBERTO VASQUEZ/JOAN SEBASTIAN
- PEGADO AL TELEFONO - Jorge Muniz
- EL QUE JUEGA CON FUEGO - Lupita D'Alessio
- Tatiana - UN LOBO EN LA NOCHE
Top #10 songs in the UK
- Belinda Carlisle - Heaven Is A Place On Earth
- Especially For You - Kylie & Jason
- Pet Shop Boys - Always On My Mind
- Crackers International (EP) - Erasure
- Neneh Cherry - Buffalo Stance
- Krush - House Arrest
- Stutter Rap (No Sleep 'Til Bedtime) - Morris Minor & The Majors
- Mike & The Mechanics - The Living Years
- Fine Young Cannibals - She Drives Me Crazy
- Cher - I Found Someone
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?