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Thursday January 28, 1988

It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 28, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Aka and Camille Lepage. In that special week of January people in US were listening to Need You Tonight by INXS. In UK I Think We're Alone Now by Tiffany was in the top 5 hits. Cop, directed by James B. Harris, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988 while The Tommyknockers by Stephen King was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Die Hausmeisterin. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dark Side or Keith Courage in Alpha Zones.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

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What the sky looked like on 28 January 1988

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Cop

Directed by: James B. Harris

Starring: James Woods, Lesley Ann Warren, Charles Durning, Charles Haid

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She's Having a Baby

Directed by: John Hughes

Starring: Kevin Bacon, Elizabeth McGovern, Alec Baldwin, James Ray

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The Sisterhood

Directed by: Cirio H. Santiago

Starring: Rebecca Holden, Chuck Wagner, Lynn-Holly Johnson, Barbara Patrick

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Tapeheads

Directed by: Bill Fishman

Starring: John Cusack, Tim Robbins, Mary Crosby, Clu Gulager

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You Can't Hurry Love

Directed by: Richard Martini

Starring: David Packer, Scott McGinnis, David Leisure, Anthony Geary

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Die Hausmeisterin

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The Secret Life of Machines

Starring: Tim Hunkin, Rex Garrod, Frances Kay, Meg Amsden

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The Wonder Years

Sueurs froides

ALF Tales

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 January 1988 ?

Holidays:
  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. Thomas Aquinas
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • Saratina! opens at Cort Theater NYC for 597 performances

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on January 28, 1988 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1988?

Life magazine Beano comics

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Tommyknockers

By: Stephen King

Master storyteller Stephen King presents the classic, terrifying #1 New York Times bestseller about a terrifying otherworldly discovery and the effects it has a on a small town.“Late

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Love, Medicine & Miracles

By: Bernie S. Siegel

Unconditional love is the most powerful stimulant of the immune system. The truth is: love heals. Miracles happen to exceptional patients every day - patients who have the courage to love, those who have the courage to work with their ...

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Perestroika

By: Mikhail Gorbachev

Perestroika: New Thinking for Our Country and the World

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Winters' Tales

By: Jonathan Winters

The most original and influential comic mind of our generation gives us a rollicking tour of his expansive imagination. Alongside the hilarity are intimate, revealing, and poignant recollections of childhood`s pains

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Deja Vu II: Lost in Las Vegas

Deja Vu II: Lost in Las Vegas

Platform: Apple IIGS, Macintosh; Atari ST, CD-i, Commodore Amiga, Game Boy Color, PC, Pocket PC

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Mindscape

Keith Courage in Alpha Zones

Keith Courage in Alpha Zones

Platform: PC Engine/TurboGrafx-16

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Hudson Soft NEC

Image Fight

Image Fight

Platform: Arcade, NES, PC Engine, Sharp X68000, FM Towns, Virtual Console

Genre: Shooter

Publisher: Irem

Dark Side

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, PC, ZX Spectrum

Genre: First person shooter

Publisher: Incentive Software

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Legendary Wings

Legendary Wings

Platform: Arcade, NES

Genre: Scrolling shooter, platform

Publisher: Capcom

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Spaceballs

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The Last Emperor

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Off Limits

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Funny Farm

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La Bamba

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