Historical Events In 1988
Wednesday, 27 October 2021
Sep 04 Mike Tyson crashes a silver BMW into a tree near Catskills NY on this day in history.
Sep 05 Gert Froebe, actor (Lover's Wood, Upper Hand), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Sep 05 Jerry Lewis' 23rd Labor Day telethon raises record $41,132,113 on this day in history.
Sep 06 In the year 1988 crippled soviet Soyuz TM-5 lands safely with 2 cosmonauts aboard
Sep 07 Guy Lafleur, Tony Esposito &Brad Park inducted in NHL Hall of Fame on this day in history.
Sep 07 In the year 1988 nY Daily News reports boxer Mike Tyson is seeing a psychatrist
Sep 07 Security &Exchange Comm accuses Drexel of violating security laws in the year 1988.
Sep 09 US swamps New Zealand at 27th America`s Cup NZ set to appeal on this day in history.
Sep 09 On this day in history uS swamps New Zealand at 27th America`s Cup: NZ set to appeal
Sep 10 On this day in history steffi Graf wins US Open, 1st woman Grand Slam since Court (1970)
Sep 11 George Alpert, railroad executive, dies at 90 in the year 1988.
Sep 12 In the year 1988 alan Bible, (Sen-D-Nev, 1954-74), dies at 78
Sep 12 Gilbert, strongest hurricane ever (160 mph), devastates Jamaica on this day in history.
Sep 13 In the year 1988 hurricane Gilbert becomes strongest (26.13 barometer) hurricane in Western Hemisphere
Sep 14 Louis Quinn, actor (Unholy Rollers), dies at 73 of cancer in the year 1988.
Sep 15 Lillehammer, Norway upsets Anchorage to host 1994 Winter olympics in the year 1988.
Sep 16 On this day in history jury awards Valerie Harper $1.6 M in dispute over TV series
Sep 19 On this day in history israel launches first satellite, for secret military reconnaissance
Sep 19 Oren Lee Staley, 1st pres of Natl Farmers Org (1955-79), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Sep 20 Roy Kinnear, actor (Casanova, Pirates, Scrooge, Help!), dies at 54 on this day in history.
Sep 21 In the year 1988 christine Norden, actress (Little Shop of Horroers, Night Beat), dies
Sep 21 In the year 1988 mike Tyson threatens a TV reporter in NJ
Sep 22 On this day in history south Korean coaches attack the New Zealand referee after disputing his decision, the Olympic Korean boxer stages a 67 minute sit-in
Sep 23 In the year 1988 arwel Hughes, composer, dies at 79
Sep 24 Barbara C Harris of Mass, elected first woman Episcopal bishop in the year 1988.
Sep 24 In the year 1988 canada's Ben Johnson runs drug-assisted 100 m in 9.79 sec
Sep 25 Billy Carter, Pres Carter's brother Billy, dies of cancer at 51 in the year 1988.
Sep 25 Florence Griffith Joyner runs Olympic record 100m in 10.54s in the year 1988.
Sep 26 On this day in history canada`s Ben Johnson stripped of his 100-m gold failing drug test
Sep 26 On this day in history nYC's Rockefeller Center declared a national landmark
Sep 26 Polish communist party picks propaganda chief Rakowski as new PM in the year 1988.
Sep 26 US space shuttle STS-26 launched on this day in history.
Sep 27 On this day in history grand jury evidence shows Tawana Brawley fabricated rape story
Sep 27 In the year 1988 lab tests reportedly show Shroud of Turin not Christ`s burial cloth