Historical Events Happened In 1988
Wednesday, 02 September 2015
Jan 01 On this day in history actress Kelly McGillis marries Fred Tillman
Jan 01 In the year 1988 czech born tennis star Hana Mandikova becomes an Australian Citizen
Jan 02 Ashland Oil storage tank spills 3.8 million gallons, Pennsylvania in the year 1988.
Jan 02 Mulroney &Reagan sign Canada-US free trade agreement on this day in history.
Jan 03 In the year 1988 gaston Eyskens, PM of Belgium (1949, 1958-61, 1968-72), dies at 82
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 in the year 1988.
Jan 06 Brent Collins, soap actor (Another World), dies of heart attack at 46 in the year 1988.
Jan 08 On this day in history dow Jones down 140.58 points
Jan 08 Hewlett-Packard introduces the HP-28S Advanced Scientific Calculator on this day in history.
Jan 08 US female Figure Skating championship won by Debi Thomas in the year 1988.
Jan 09 In the year 1988 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 Gregory (Pappy) Boyington, ace WW II pilot, dies at 75 of cancer on this day in history.
Jan 11 USSR announces it will participate in the Seoul Summer Olympics in the year 1988.
Jan 13 In the year 1988 chiang Ching-huo, president of Taiwan (1978-88), dies at 69
Jan 14 On this day in history 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 In the year 1988 jimmy "The Greek" Snyder makes racist remarks about black athletes
Jan 15 In the year 1988 kiran More stumps five West Indian batsman at Madras, world Test record
Jan 15 Sean MacBride, Ireland, commander of Irish Republican Army, dies at 83 on this day in history.
Jan 16 4th Soap Opera Digest Awards - Days of Our Live wins on this day in history.
Jan 16 On this day in history jimmy "The Greek" Snyder fired from CBS for racial remarks
Jan 17 Leslie Manigay elected President of Haiti in the year 1988.
Jan 18 In the year 1988 airliner crashes in SW China, killing all 108 on board
Jan 19 "48 Hours" premieres on CBS-TV in the year 1988.
Jan 19 In the year 1988 ballard Berkeley, actor (East meets West), dies at 83
Jan 20 Arizona committee opens hearing on impeachment of Governor Evan Mecham in the year 1988.
Jan 20 Philippe de Rothschild, Bordeaux Vineyard manager, dies in Paris at 86 in the year 1988.
Jan 21 Abraham Sofaer, actor (Naked Jungle, Elephant Walk), dies in the year 1988.
Jan 21 In the year 1988 uS accept immigration of 30,000 US-Vietnamese children
Jan 22 Georgi M Malenkov, Russian premier (1953-55), dies at 86 on this day in history.