Historical Events In 1988
Friday, 18 September 2020
Dec 12 In the year 1988 sandra Miller of Queens sues Mike Tyson for sexual harassment
Dec 13 In the year 1988 arafat addresses UN in Geneva
Dec 14 In the year 1988 spanish general strike to protest austerity measures
Dec 14 US agrees to talk to Palestine Liberation Org (1st time in 13 yrs) on this day in history.
Dec 15 Lori Davis of Long Island sues Mike Tyson for grabbing her buttocks in the year 1988.
Dec 16 H "Stork" Hendry, cricketer (11 Tests for Australia 1921-29), dies on this day in history.
Dec 16 On this day in history political cult leader Lyndon LaRouche convicted of tax, mail fraud
Dec 17 USS Tennessee, first sub to carry Trident 2 missiles, commissioned on this day in history.
Dec 19 In the year 1988 nASA unveils plans for lunar colony and manned missions to Mars
Dec 19 On this day in history unexploded WW II bomb found in Frankfurt, Germany-5,000 evacuated
Dec 20 Animal rights terrorists fire-bomb Harrod's department store, London on this day in history.
Dec 20 Max Robinson, 1st black network (ABC) TV anchor, dies of AIDS at 49 on this day in history.
Dec 20 In the year 1988 nBC signs lease to stay in NYC, 33 more years
Dec 21 After a record 365 days in space, two Russian and one French cosmonaut return to Earth on this day in history.
Dec 21 Bob Steele, [Robert Bradbury], dies after short illness at 60 on this day in history.
Dec 21 On this day in history drexel agrees guilt to security felonies, pays a $650 million fine
Dec 21 Pan Am "Flight 103" explodes over Lockerbie, Scotland, killing 270 in the year 1988.
Dec 22 In the year 1988 2 robbers wearing police uniforms rob armored truck of $3 M in NJ
Dec 22 South Africa signs accord granting independence to South-West Africa on this day in history.
Dec 22 In the year 1988 tucker Smith, singer/dancer (Cool-West Side Story), dies
Dec 22 Tug hits oil barge, spreads 231,000 gal on 300 mi of WA and BC coast in the year 1988.
Dec 26 John Loder, actor (Sabotage, Java Head), dies at 90 in the year 1988.
Dec 27 On this day in history bulgaria stops jamming Radio Free Europe after more than 3 decades
Dec 27 On this day in history fox Harris, actor (Alienator, Warlords, Sid & Nancy), dies
Dec 28 Hal Ashby, academy-award winning director, dies of cancer at 59 on this day in history.
Dec 28 On this day in history uS 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals affirms Yonkers is guilty of racism
Dec 29 In the year 1988 soviet Red Army Team edges New York Islanders, 3-2 at Nassau Coliseum
Dec 29 Victorian Post Office Museum in Australia closes in the year 1988.
Dec 30 Canadian Senate OK's free trade pact; with US on this day in history.
Dec 30 In the year 1988 former Soviet President Brezhnev's son-in-law sentenced to 12-yr (bribery)
Dec 30 In the year 1988 mercedes-Benz pays $20.2-M fine failed to meet '86 government fuel standard
Dec 30 On this day in history north subpoenas Reagan & Bush as defense witnesses for upcoming trial
Dec 30 The Yugoslavian government resigns over problems in Serbia on this day in history.
Dec 30 Yugoslav government resigns on this day in history.