Tuesday August 30, 1988
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It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on August 30, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ernests Gulbis and Laura Poldvere.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Monkey by George Michael.
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 Demon Lord Of Karanda by David Eddings was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching First Impressions.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Beyond the Ice Palace or Cloud Master.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 30 August 1988
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Which were the important events of 30 August 1988 ?
- International Day of the Disappeared
- Turkey - Victory Day (to commemorate the Battle of Dumlupinar in 1922)
- Peru - Saint Rose of Lima's Day
- Ernests Gulbis: Latvian tennis player.
- Jordan Rodgers: Athlete.
- Laura Poldvere: Estonian singer.
- Michael Cavanaugh (''StrongSide''): American professional gamer.
- Michael Cavanaugh: American gamer.
- Laura Põldvere: Estonian singer (Suntribe).
- Julianne Philips files for divorce from Bruce Springsteen
- Kent Tekulve is 2nd pitcher in majors to appear in 1,000 games
- Tennis star Chris Everett weds skier Andy Mills.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- George Michael - Monkey
- Guns N' Roses - Sweet Child O' Mine
- Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible
- Elton John - I Don't Wanna Go On With You Like That
- Chicago - I Don't Wanna Live Without Your Love
- Huey Lewis & The News - Perfect World
- Tracy Chapman - Fast Car
- Van Halen - When It's Love
- New Edition - If It Isn't Love
- Taylor Dayne - I'll Always Love You
Top #10 R&B songs
- Freddie Jackson - Nice 'N' Slow
- Keith Sweat (Duet With Jacci McGhee) - Make It Last Forever
- Loose Ends - Watching You
- Michael Jackson - Another Part Of Me
- Whitney Houston - Love Will Save The Day
- Shirley Murdock - Husband
- Shake Your Thang - Salt-N-Pepa Featuring E.U.
- Gregory Hines - That Girl Wants To Dance With Me
- George Michael - Monkey
- Pebbles - Take Your Time
Top #10 Latin songs
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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