Sunday 30 October 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.
A Cry in the Dark, directed by Fred Schepisi, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1988
while Tracks by Louise Erdrich was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Dirty Dancing.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hanjuku Hero or Famicom Tantei Club: Kieta Kōkeisha.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 30 October 1988
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Which were the important events of 30 October 1988 ?
- St. Marcel
- Bl. John Slade
- St. Theonestus
- St. Talacrian
- St. Herbert
- St. Serapion
- USA - Mischief Night in some areas (known as Devil's Night in Detroit)
- St. Macarius
- Also see October 30 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- St. Zenobius & Zenobia
- St. Saturninus
- St. Dorothy of Montau
- St. Artemas
- St. Arilda
- St. Alfonso Rodrfguez
- Calendar of Saints - October 30th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: Bl. Angelus of Acri
- St. Maximus
- Janel Parrish: American actress.
- Scott Dyleski: American homicide perpetrator who, at age 17, was convicted of killing the wife of a neighbor, attorney Daniel Horowitz.
- Cristina Pedroche
- Becca Tilley: Reality Star.
- Mike Stud: Rapper.
- 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.
- Philip Morris buys Kraft Foods for US$13.1 billion.
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Sport Games on 30 October 1988
- 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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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1988 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Phil Collins - Groovy Kind Of Love
- The Beach Boys - Kokomo
- The Escape Club - Wild, Wild West
- Red Red Wine '88 - UB40
- Information Society - What's On Your Mind (Pure Energy)
- Steve Winwood - Don't You Know What The Night Can Do?
- Kylie Minogue - The Loco-Motion
- INXS - Never Tear Us Apart
- Whitney Houston - One Moment In Time
- Bon Jovi - Bad Medicine
Top #10 R&B songs
- Karyn White - The Way You Love Me
- Luther Vandross - Any Love
- New Edition - You're Not My Kind Of Girl
- Don't Rock The Boat - Midnight Star Feat. Ecstacy Of Whodini
- Anita Baker - Giving You The Best That I Got
- Bobby Brown - My Prerogative
- Cheryl Pepsii Riley - Thanks For My Child
- Al B. Sure! - Rescue Me
- Ready For The World - My Girly
- Vanessa Williams - (He's Got) The Look
Top #10 Latin songs
- Angela Carrasco - BOCA ROSA
- Franco - MARIA
- SENTADO A LA VERA DEL CAMINO - EYDIE GORME Y ROBERTO CARLOS
- ESTE AMOR QUE HAY QUE CALLAR - Yolandita Monge
- SI EL AMOR SE VA - Roberto Carlos
- MALA NOCHE NO - Veronica Castro
- QUE SERA - Emmanuel
- Marisela - YA NO
- HAZME TUYA UNA VEZ MAS - Isabel Pantoja
- Rocio Durcal - Como Tu Mujer
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