Historical Events For 1988
Monday, 25 September 2017
Jan 01 In the year 1988 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 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 "Pistol Pete" Mavarich, NBAer (Atlanta), dies of a heart attack at 40 in the year 1988.
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 on this day in history.
Jan 08 Dow Jones down 140.58 points in the year 1988.
Jan 08 On this day in history 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 English Earl of St Andrews marries Sylvana Tomaselli in the year 1988.
Jan 09 US male Figure Skating championship won by Brian Boitano in the year 1988.
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 On this day in history chiang Ching-huo, president of Taiwan (1978-88), dies at 69
Jan 14 Georgy M Malenkov, PM of USSR (1953-55), dies at 86 in the year 1988.
Jan 15 Arab uprising in Israel begins in the year 1988.
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 On this day in history 4th Soap Opera Digest Awards - Days of Our Live wins
Jan 16 Jimmy "The Greek" Snyder fired from CBS for racial remarks on this day in history.
Jan 17 Leslie Manigay elected President of Haiti on this day in history.
Jan 18 In the year 1988 airliner crashes in SW China, killing all 108 on board
Jan 19 In the year 1988 "48 Hours" premieres on CBS-TV
Jan 19 Ballard Berkeley, actor (East meets West), dies at 83 on this day in history.
Jan 20 In the year 1988 arizona committee opens hearing on impeachment of Governor Evan Mecham
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 On this day in history uS accept immigration of 30,000 US-Vietnamese children
Jan 22 In the year 1988 georgi M Malenkov, Russian premier (1953-55), dies at 86