Historical Events Happened In 1988
Monday, 22 December 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 on this day in history.
Jan 02 On this day in history ashland Oil storage tank spills 3.8 million gallons, Pennsylvania
Jan 02 Mulroney &Reagan sign Canada-US free trade agreement in the year 1988.
Jan 03 In the year 1988 gaston Eyskens, PM of Belgium (1949, 1958-61, 1968-72), dies at 82
Jan 03 On this day in history israel orders 9 Palestinian "instigators" deported from W Beirut
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 In the year 1988 austrian President Waldheim's war record investigated
Jan 06 Brent Collins, soap actor (Another World), dies of heart attack at 46 in the year 1988.
Jan 08 Dow Jones down 140.58 points on this day in history.
Jan 08 Hewlett-Packard introduces the HP-28S Advanced Scientific Calculator on this day in history.
Jan 08 In the year 1988 uS female Figure Skating championship won by Debi Thomas
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 in the year 1988.
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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1988 arab uprising in Israel begins
Jan 15 On this day in history 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 Sean MacBride, Ireland, commander of Irish Republican Army, dies at 83 on this day in history.
Jan 16 In the year 1988 4th Soap Opera Digest Awards - Days of Our Live wins
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 "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 On this day in history arizona committee opens hearing on impeachment of Governor Evan Mecham
Jan 20 In the year 1988 philippe de Rothschild, Bordeaux Vineyard manager, dies in Paris at 86
Jan 21 In the year 1988 abraham Sofaer, actor (Naked Jungle, Elephant Walk), dies
Jan 21 US accept immigration of 30,000 US-Vietnamese children in the year 1988.
Jan 22 In the year 1988 georgi M Malenkov, Russian premier (1953-55), dies at 86