Wednesday 28 September 1988
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Esmee Denters and Marin Cilic.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Don't Worry Be Happy (Edit) by Bobby McFerrin.
In UK Groovy Kind Of Love by Phil Collins was in the top 5 hits.
Dead Ringers, directed by David Cronenberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while The Cardinal Of The Kremlin by Tom Clancy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching American Experience.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Chase H.Q. or Bakutotsu Kijūtei.
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Which were the important events of 28 September 1988 ?
- Feast day of the following RC Saints Leoba
- St. Wenceslas
- French Republican Calendar - Carotte (Carrot) Day, seventh day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Taiwan - Teacher's Day (Confucius' birthday)
- Czech Republic - Czech Statehood Day
- Also see September 28 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Lorenzo Ruiz
- Esmee Denters: Dutch singer.
- Marin Cilic: Croatian tennis player born in Medjugorje, he won the 2014 US Open.
- Olivia Jordan: Model.
- Caio César: Brazilian actor and police officer (d. 2015).
- Marin Čilić: Croatian tennis player.
- Esmée Denters: Dutch singer-songwriter
- Aleks Vrteski: Australian footballer
- Hana Lee: American actress model comedian and fashion designer
- LA Dodger Orel Hershiser sets record for consecutive scoreless inns
- Charles Addams, American cartoonist (Addams Family), dies at age 76 of heart attack (born 1912).
- Bronx Museum for the Arts opens in New York.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bobby McFerrin - Don't Worry Be Happy (Edit)
- Def Leppard - Love Bites
- Taylor Dayne - I'll Always Love You
- Peter Cetera - One Good Woman
- Red Red Wine '88 - UB40
- Cheap Trick - Don't Be Cruel
- Guns N' Roses - Sweet Child O' Mine
- Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - I Hate Myself For Loving You
- Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible
- Information Society - What's On Your Mind (Pure Energy)
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