Historical Events Happened In 1988
Friday, 24 October 2014
Jan 01 In the year 1988 actress Kelly McGillis marries Fred Tillman
Jan 01 Czech born tennis star Hana Mandikova becomes an Australian Citizen in the year 1988.
Jan 02 On this day in history ashland Oil storage tank spills 3.8 million gallons, Pennsylvania
Jan 02 On this day in history mulroney &Reagan sign Canada-US free trade agreement
Jan 03 Gaston Eyskens, PM of Belgium (1949, 1958-61, 1968-72), dies at 82 in the year 1988.
Jan 03 In the year 1988 israel orders 9 Palestinian "instigators" deported from W Beirut
Jan 03 Margaret Thatcher becomes longest-serving British PM this century in the year 1988.
Jan 05 "Pistol Pete" Mavarich, NBAer (Atlanta), dies of a heart attack at 40 in the year 1988.
Jan 05 Austrian President Waldheim's war record investigated on this day in history.
Jan 06 In the year 1988 brent Collins, soap actor (Another World), dies of heart attack at 46
Jan 08 On this day in history dow Jones down 140.58 points
Jan 08 In the year 1988 hewlett-Packard introduces the HP-28S Advanced Scientific Calculator
Jan 08 US female Figure Skating championship won by Debi Thomas in the year 1988.
Jan 09 On this day in history english Earl of St Andrews marries Sylvana Tomaselli
Jan 09 US male Figure Skating championship won by Brian Boitano on this day in history.
Jan 11 On this day in history gregory (Pappy) Boyington, ace WW II pilot, dies at 75 of cancer
Jan 11 USSR announces it will participate in the Seoul Summer Olympics on this day in history.
Jan 13 In the year 1988 chiang Ching-huo, president of Taiwan (1978-88), dies at 69
Jan 14 In the year 1988 georgy M Malenkov, PM of USSR (1953-55), dies at 86
Jan 15 Arab uprising in Israel begins on this day in history.
Jan 15 Jimmy "The Greek" Snyder makes racist remarks about black athletes on this day in history.
Jan 15 Kiran More stumps five West Indian batsman at Madras, world Test record on this day in history.
Jan 15 Sean MacBride, Ireland, commander of Irish Republican Army, dies at 83 in the year 1988.
Jan 16 4th Soap Opera Digest Awards - Days of Our Live wins in the year 1988.
Jan 16 On this day in history jimmy "The Greek" Snyder fired from CBS for racial remarks
Jan 17 In the year 1988 leslie Manigay elected President of Haiti
Jan 18 In the year 1988 airliner crashes in SW China, killing all 108 on board
Jan 19 On this day in history "48 Hours" premieres on CBS-TV
Jan 19 In the year 1988 ballard Berkeley, actor (East meets West), dies at 83
Jan 20 On this day in history arizona committee opens hearing on impeachment of Governor Evan Mecham
Jan 20 Philippe de Rothschild, Bordeaux Vineyard manager, dies in Paris at 86 on this day in history.
Jan 21 On this day in history abraham Sofaer, actor (Naked Jungle, Elephant Walk), dies
Jan 21 In the year 1988 uS accept immigration of 30,000 US-Vietnamese children
Jan 22 On this day in history georgi M Malenkov, Russian premier (1953-55), dies at 86