Thursday December 29, 1988
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It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on December 29, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Michaela Kocianová and Yu (Cinema Bizarre).
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 The Last Lion by William Manchester was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Bottom Line.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Amadeus Revenge or Ebonstar.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 29 December 1988
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 29 December 1988 ?
- The fourth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- R.C. Saints - Thomas Becket (optional memorial)
- Michaela Kocianová
- Yu (Cinema Bizarre)
- Ágnes Szávay: Hungarian tennis player.
- Eric Berry: English / US actor (Pippin, 49th Parallel), dies at 80.
- Agnes Szavay: Hungarian tennis player.
- Christen Press: Soccer Player.
- Mike Beuttler: Egyptian-English race car driver (d. 1988).
- Soviet Red Army hockey team edges New York Islanders, 3-2 at Nassau Coliseum.
- Victorian Post Office Museum in Australia closes.
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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?