Historical Events For 1988
Sunday, 19 November 2017
Jan 01 In the year 1988 actress Kelly McGillis marries Fred Tillman
Jan 01 Czech born tennis star Hana Mandikova becomes an Australian Citizen on this day in history.
Jan 02 On this day in history ashland Oil storage tank spills 3.8 million gallons, Pennsylvania
Jan 02 In the year 1988 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 Israel orders 9 Palestinian "instigators" deported from W Beirut in the year 1988.
Jan 03 Margaret Thatcher becomes longest-serving British PM this century on this day in history.
Jan 05 In the year 1988 "Pistol Pete" Mavarich, NBAer (Atlanta), dies of a heart attack at 40
Jan 05 On this day in history austrian President Waldheim's war record investigated
Jan 06 In the year 1988 brent Collins, soap actor (Another World), dies of heart attack at 46
Jan 08 Dow Jones down 140.58 points on this day in history.
Jan 08 On this day in history hewlett-Packard introduces the HP-28S Advanced Scientific Calculator
Jan 08 In the year 1988 uS female Figure Skating championship won by Debi Thomas
Jan 09 English Earl of St Andrews marries Sylvana Tomaselli in the year 1988.
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 In the year 1988 uSSR announces it will participate in the Seoul Summer Olympics
Jan 13 Chiang Ching-huo, president of Taiwan (1978-88), dies at 69 on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1988 jimmy "The Greek" Snyder fired from CBS for racial remarks
Jan 17 Leslie Manigay elected President of Haiti on this day in history.
Jan 18 On this day in history airliner crashes in SW China, killing all 108 on board
Jan 19 "48 Hours" premieres on CBS-TV in the year 1988.
Jan 19 Ballard Berkeley, actor (East meets West), dies at 83 in the year 1988.
Jan 20 Arizona committee opens hearing on impeachment of Governor Evan Mecham in the year 1988.
Jan 20 In the year 1988 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 US accept immigration of 30,000 US-Vietnamese children in the year 1988.
Jan 22 Georgi M Malenkov, Russian premier (1953-55), dies at 86 in the year 1988.