Historical Events For 1988
Friday, 02 December 2016
Jan 01 Actress Kelly McGillis marries Fred Tillman on this day in history.
Jan 01 On this day in history czech born tennis star Hana Mandikova becomes an Australian Citizen
Jan 02 In the year 1988 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 On this day in history gaston Eyskens, PM of Belgium (1949, 1958-61, 1968-72), dies at 82
Jan 03 Israel orders 9 Palestinian "instigators" deported from W Beirut on this day in history.
Jan 03 Margaret Thatcher becomes longest-serving British PM this century in the year 1988.
Jan 05 In the year 1988 "Pistol Pete" Mavarich, NBAer (Atlanta), dies of a heart attack at 40
Jan 05 Austrian President Waldheim's war record investigated on this day in history.
Jan 06 Brent Collins, soap actor (Another World), dies of heart attack at 46 on this day in history.
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 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 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 in the year 1988.
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 On this day in history arab uprising in Israel begins
Jan 15 In the year 1988 jimmy "The Greek" Snyder makes racist remarks about black athletes
Jan 15 Kiran More stumps five West Indian batsman at Madras, world Test record in the year 1988.
Jan 15 In the year 1988 sean MacBride, Ireland, commander of Irish Republican Army, dies at 83
Jan 16 In the year 1988 4th Soap Opera Digest Awards - Days of Our Live wins
Jan 16 Jimmy "The Greek" Snyder fired from CBS for racial remarks in the year 1988.
Jan 17 In the year 1988 leslie Manigay elected President of Haiti
Jan 18 Airliner crashes in SW China, killing all 108 on board on this day in history.
Jan 19 In the year 1988 "48 Hours" premieres on CBS-TV
Jan 19 On this day in history 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 On this day in history philippe de Rothschild, Bordeaux Vineyard manager, dies in Paris at 86
Jan 21 Abraham Sofaer, actor (Naked Jungle, Elephant Walk), dies in the year 1988.
Jan 21 On this day in history uS accept immigration of 30,000 US-Vietnamese children
Jan 22 Georgi M Malenkov, Russian premier (1953-55), dies at 86 in the year 1988.