Historical Events In 1988
Wednesday, 25 May 2022
Dec 12 Sandra Miller of Queens sues Mike Tyson for sexual harassment on this day in history.
Dec 13 In the year 1988 arafat addresses UN in Geneva
Dec 14 On this day in history spanish general strike to protest austerity measures
Dec 14 US agrees to talk to Palestine Liberation Org (1st time in 13 yrs) in the year 1988.
Dec 15 Lori Davis of Long Island sues Mike Tyson for grabbing her buttocks on this day in history.
Dec 16 In the year 1988 h "Stork" Hendry, cricketer (11 Tests for Australia 1921-29), dies
Dec 16 On this day in history political cult leader Lyndon LaRouche convicted of tax, mail fraud
Dec 17 On this day in history uSS Tennessee, first sub to carry Trident 2 missiles, commissioned
Dec 19 In the year 1988 nASA unveils plans for lunar colony and manned missions to Mars
Dec 19 Unexploded WW II bomb found in Frankfurt, Germany-5,000 evacuated in the year 1988.
Dec 20 Animal rights terrorists fire-bomb Harrod's department store, London in the year 1988.
Dec 20 In the year 1988 max Robinson, 1st black network (ABC) TV anchor, dies of AIDS at 49
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 in the year 1988.
Dec 21 In the year 1988 bob Steele, [Robert Bradbury], dies after short illness at 60
Dec 21 Drexel agrees guilt to security felonies, pays a $650 million fine on this day in history.
Dec 21 Pan Am "Flight 103" explodes over Lockerbie, Scotland, killing 270 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1988.
Dec 22 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Dec 26 In the year 1988 john Loder, actor (Sabotage, Java Head), dies at 90
Dec 27 In the year 1988 bulgaria stops jamming Radio Free Europe after more than 3 decades
Dec 27 Fox Harris, actor (Alienator, Warlords, Sid & Nancy), dies in the year 1988.
Dec 28 Hal Ashby, academy-award winning director, dies of cancer at 59 on this day in history.
Dec 28 US 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals affirms Yonkers is guilty of racism in the year 1988.
Dec 29 Soviet Red Army Team edges New York Islanders, 3-2 at Nassau Coliseum on this day in history.
Dec 29 Victorian Post Office Museum in Australia closes in the year 1988.
Dec 30 In the year 1988 canadian Senate OK's free trade pact; with US
Dec 30 In the year 1988 former Soviet President Brezhnev's son-in-law sentenced to 12-yr (bribery)
Dec 30 Mercedes-Benz pays $20.2-M fine failed to meet '86 government fuel standard in the year 1988.
Dec 30 North subpoenas Reagan & Bush as defense witnesses for upcoming trial on this day in history.
Dec 30 The Yugoslavian government resigns over problems in Serbia on this day in history.
Dec 30 Yugoslav government resigns in the year 1988.