Saturday 30 July 1988
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include D'Vontrey Richardson and Nico Tortorella.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Roll With It by Steve Winwood.
In UK Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You by Glenn Medeiros was in the top 5 hits.
Cocktail, directed by Roger Donaldson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Alaska by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rough Guide to Europe.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Corruption or The Legend of Blacksilver.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 30 July 1988 ?
- Vanuatu - Independence Day
- St. Julitta (a martyr)
- St. Sennen
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Abdon
- D'Vontrey Richardson: Ameircan athlete, a baseball player drafted by the Milwaukee Brewers in June 2009.
- Nico Tortorella: TV Actor.
- Lara Marshall: English-Australian actress singer and dancer.
- Cin Red pitcher John Franco sets a record of 13 saves in 1 month
- Harry Drake shoots arrow record 1873m
- James Ogilvy (under Engl Princess Alexandra) marries Julia Rawlinson
- John Franco saves record 13th game of July
- Jordanian King Hussein renounces sovereignity over West Bank to PLO
- Ronald J Dossenbach begins world record ride, pedaling across Canada from Vancouver BC, to Halifax, NS (13 days, 15 hr, 4 min)
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Steve Winwood - Roll With It
- Richard Marx - Hold On To The Nights
- Breathe - Hands To Heaven
- Def Leppard - Pour Some Sugar On Me
- Eric Carmen - Make Me Lose Control
- Terence Trent D'Arby - Sign Your Name
- INXS - New Sensation
- Gloria Estefan - 1-2-3
- Jane Wiedlin - Rush Hour
- Elton John - I Don't Wanna Go On With You Like That
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