Sunday October 30, 1988
US date format: 10/30/1988, UK date format: 30/10/1988
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It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 30, 1988). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
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 Love In The Time Of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Starting from Scratch.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dragon Quest III: The Seeds of Salvation or Gamma Strike.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 30, 1988?
- St. Marcel
- Bl. John Slade
- St. Theonestus
- St. Talacrian
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- Beth Daniel wins Nichirei Ladies Cup US-Japan Team Golf Championship
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 30, 1988?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Phil Collins - Groovy Kind Of Love
- The Beach Boys - Kokomo
- The Escape Club - Wild, Wild West
- UB40 - Red Red Wine '88
- 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 #5 songs in the UK
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
- Midnight Star Feat. Ecstacy Of Whodini - Don't Rock The Boat
- 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
Sport Games on October 30, 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
- Kansas City Chiefs - Los Angeles Raiders : 10 - 17
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?