Historical Events In 1988
Sunday, 13 June 2021
Mar 11 In the year 1988 pham Hung, premier of Vietnam, dies at about 74
Mar 11 In the year 1988 the £1 note ceases to be legal tender, replaced by £1 coin (a big run on belts to kep one's pants up)
Mar 11 In the year 1988 utrecht conservatory destroyed by fire
Mar 12 On this day in history billie Rhodes, dies
Mar 13 On this day in history 14th People's Choice Awards Fatal Attraction, Bill Cosby win
Mar 13 14th People's Choice Awards: Fatal Attraction, Bill Cosby win in the year 1988.
Mar 13 On this day in history olive Carey, actress (Affairs With a Stranger), dies at 92
Mar 14 On this day in history iran and Iraq unleash missiles on each other's capitals as so-called "war of the cities" erupts.
Mar 15 On this day in history dmitri F Polyakov, Russian secret-general/top spy for US, executed
Mar 15 On this day in history eugene Marino of Atlanta, appointed first African American archbishop
Mar 15 On this day in history nASA reports accelerated breakdown of ozone layer by CFK
Mar 16 As part of the Iran-Contra affair, Lieutenant Colonel Oliver L. North and Vice Admiral John M. Poindexter of the National Security Council (NSC) are indicted on charges of conspiracy to defraud the United States in the year 1988.
Mar 16 On this day in history dorothy Adams Foulger, actress (Laura, Devil Commands), dies at 88
Mar 16 On this day in history federal grand jury indicts Marine Lt. Col. Oliver L. North &Navy Vice Adm. John M. Poindexter in Iran-Contra affair
Mar 16 North-Ireland Protestant fires on Catholic funeral, 3 killed in the year 1988.
Mar 16 US sends 3000 soldiers to Nicaragua's neighbor Honduras on this day in history.
Mar 17 In the year 1988 iran says Iraq uses poison gas
Mar 17 In the year 1988 reg Sinfield, cricketer (one Test for England v Australia 1938), dies
Mar 19 2 British soldiers lynched in Belfast North Ireland on this day in history.
Mar 19 In the year 1988 em Winter was born!
Mar 19 In the year 1988 yvonne van Gennip skates un-official world record 10 km (15 5.25)
Mar 19 Yvonne van Gennip skates un-official world record 10 km (15 :5.25) in the year 1988.
Mar 20 On this day in history david Henry Hwang's "M Butterfly", premieres in New York NY
Mar 20 On this day in history gil Evans, Canadian/US jazz composer (Out of the Cool), dies at 75
Mar 20 Mike Tyson KOs Tony Tubbs in 2 for heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
Mar 22 Congress overrides Reagan's veto of sweeping civil rights bill in the year 1988.
Mar 24 In the year 1988 quarterback Dan Fouts retires
Mar 25 On this day in history nASA launches space vehicle S-206
Mar 25 In the year 1988 robin Givens demands full access to husband Mike Tyson's money
Mar 27 On this day in history jan van den Weghe, Flemish writer, dies at about 67
Mar 27 In the year 1988 world Ice Dance Championship in Budapest won by Bestemianova & Bukin (USSR)
Mar 27 On this day in history wrestlemania IV at Trump Plaza, "Macho Man" Savage pins Ted Dibiase
Mar 29 US Congress discontinues aid to Nicaraguan contras in the year 1988.
Mar 30 In the year 1988 second Soul Train Music Awards