Friday 30 December 1988
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kirsty-Leigh Porter and Leon Jackson.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Every Rose Has Its Thorn by Poison.
In UK Mistletoe And Wine by Cliff Richard was in the top 5 hits.
Beaches, directed by Garry Marshall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Mitla Pass by Leon Uris was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Making Out.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing ATF (Advanced Tactical Fighter) or Keith Courage in Alpha Zones.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 30 December 1988 ?
- The sixth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- R.C. Saints - Pope Felix I (optional memorial)
- Philippines - Rizal Day
Famous Birthdays:30 December
- Yuli Daniel: Russian poet and author (d. 1988).
- North subpoenas Reagan and Bush as defense witnesses for upcoming trial
- Oliver North subpoenas Ronald Reagan and George Bush as defense witnesses for upcoming trial.
- Mercedes-Benz pays US$20.2 million fine, failed to meet 1986 US government fuel standard.
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
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