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Sunday October 30, 1988

It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on October 30, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Janel Parrish and Scott Dyleski. In that special week of October people in US were listening to Groovy Kind Of Love by Phil Collins. In UK One Moment In Time by Whitney Houston was in the top 5 hits. They Live, directed by John Carpenter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988 while Landslide by Jane Mayer and Doyle McManus was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Dirty Dancing. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Baal or The Legendary Axe.
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What the sky looked like on 30 October 1988

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

They Live

Directed by: John Carpenter

Starring: Roddy Piper, Keith David, Meg Foster, George 'Buck' Flower

Country: United States

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A Cry in the Dark

Directed by: Fred Schepisi

Starring: Meryl Streep, Sam Neill, Dale Reeves, David Hoflin

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Everybody's All-American

Directed by: Taylor Hackford

Starring: Jessica Lange, Dennis Quaid, Timothy Hutton, John Goodman

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The Good Mother

Directed by: Leonard Nimoy

Starring: Diane Keaton, Liam Neeson, Jason Robards, Ralph Bellamy

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Red Scorpion

Directed by: Joseph Zito

Starring: Dolph Lundgren, M. Emmet Walsh, Al White, T.P. McKenna

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Dirty Dancing

Directed by: lionsgate

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Starting from Scratch

Directed by: James Huang

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Scruples

Directed by: Alan J. Levi

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First Impressions

Directed by: Eric Shapiro

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Encadenados

Directed by: Not specifed

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 30 October 1988 ?

Holidays:
  • St. Marcel
  • Bl. John Slade
  • St. Theonestus
  • St. Talacrian
  • St. Herbert
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Sugar Geise: Actress (Rhythm Parade), dies after brief illness at 71.
  • T Hee: American animator and director (d. 1988).
Facts:
  • 2 gambling clubs and 1 player share 61.38 M California lotto jackpot
  • Beth Daniel wins Nichirei Ladies Cup US-Japan Team Golf Championship
  • New York Jets finally beat Pittsburgh Steelers for first time.
  • Jim Elliott (US) completes 24-hour paced outdoor race for 548.9 miles.
  • Two gambling clubs and one player share US$61.38 million California lotto jackpot.

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Sport Games on 30 October 1988

NFL
American Football
  • Atlanta Falcons - Philadelphia Eagles : 27 - 24
  • Chicago Bears - New England Patriots : 7 - 30
  • Cincinnati Bengals - Cleveland Browns : 16 - 23
  • Green Bay Packers - Buffalo Bills : 0 - 28
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on October 30, 1988 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in October 1988?

Life magazine Beano comics

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Landslide

By: Jane Mayer and Doyle McManus

This is an expose of the last four years of Ronald Reagan's presidency, which studies internal rivalries and dissension within the White House.

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Senatorial Privilege

By: Leo Damore

More than two decades have passed since a car driven by Senator Edward Kennedy plunged off Dike Bridge on Chappaquiddick killing former staffer Mary Jo Kopechne.

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Generation Of Swine

By: Hunter S. Thompson

From the bestselling author of Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, the legendary Hunter S. Thompson’s second volume of the “Gonzo Papers” is back.

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Surviving The Great Depression Of 1990

By: Ravi Batra

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Dead Angle

Platform: Arcade Sega Master System

Genre: Shooting gallery

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Baal

Baal

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, MS-DOS

Genre: Action game, Platform game

Publisher: Psyclapse

Madden NFL

Madden NFL

Platform: Apple II, Amiga, Macintosh, SNES, Sega Genesis, Game Gear, 3DO, Nintendo 64, Nintendo GameCube, Wii, Wii U, Game Boy, Game Boy Color, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo DS, Windows PC, Mac OS X, DOS, PlayStat

Genre: American football video game

Publisher: EA Sports

Fire-Brigade The Battle for Kiev - 1943

Fire-Brigade The Battle for Kiev - 1943

Platform: IBM PC DOS 3.0 Mac OS 2.0 Atari Amiga

Genre: Computer Wargame

Publisher: Panther Games Pty Ltd

The Legendary Axe

The Legendary Axe

Platform: TurboGrafx-16

Genre: Platform

Publisher: JP Victor Interactive Software; NA NEC

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

The Witches of Eastwick

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The Wind in the Willows

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Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood

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Adventures in Babysitting

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Red Heat

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