Historical Events In 1988
Thursday, 02 July 2020
May 27 In the year 1988 florida Friebus, actress (Bob Newhart Show), dies of a stroke at 79
May 27 In the year 1988 senate ratified a treaty eliminating medium-range nuclear missiles
May 28 Genie Francis (General Hospital) weds Jonathan Frakes (Star Trek TNG) on this day in history.
May 29 Graeme Hick scores his 1,000th run of 1st-class cricket season in the year 1988.
May 29 In the year 1988 president Zia ul-Haq fires government/disbands parliament in Pakistan
May 30 In the year 1988 ella Raines, actress (Uncle Harry, Runaround, Impact), dies at 66
Jun 02 Horace A Hildreth, (Gov-Maine, 1945-49), dies at 85 on this day in history.
Jun 05 Clarence M Pendleton, chairman of comm on Civil Rights (1981-88) dies on this day in history.
Jun 06 On this day in history ella Raines, actress (Brute Force), dies of throat cancer at 66
Jun 06 George Bush makes campaign promise to support reparations for WW II Japanese-American internees (promise broken, May 1989) in the year 1988.
Jun 07 In the year 1988 joe Partridge, cricketer (S Afr pace bowler 1963-65), commits suicide
Jun 08 In the year 1988 eli Mintz, actor (Boardwalk), dies
Jun 09 Attorney General Meese orders Joseph Doherty deported to the UK on this day in history.
Jun 10 In the year 1988 greatest number of participants (31,678) on a bicycle tour (London)
Jun 10 Louis L'Amour, western writer (Bowdrie), dies at 80 of cancer in the year 1988.
Jun 11 Giuseppe Saragat, president of Italy (1964-71), dies at 89 in the year 1988.
Jun 12 On this day in history marcel Poot, Belgian baron/composer, dies at 87
Jun 13 George Harrison releases "This is Love" on this day in history.
Jun 13 On this day in history uS Supreme Court refuses to hear Yonkers argument they aren't racist
Jun 15 On this day in history nASA launches space vehicle S-213
Jun 16 In Santa Barbara, CA, a team of 32 divers begin cycling underwater on a standard tricycle, to complete 116.66 mi in 75 hrs 20 mins (why?) in the year 1988.
Jun 17 In the year 1988 bruce Springsteen seperates from Juliette Phillips
Jun 17 On this day in history microsoft releases MS DOS 4.0 (think Windows)
Jun 17 In the year 1988 the Givens' Family reports Mike Tyson beats his wife Robin Givens
Jun 19 On this day in history danny Spitz, heavy metal artist (Anthrax), weds Valerie
Jun 19 On this day in history in Santa Barbara, CA, a team of 32 divers finish cycling underwater on a standard tricycle, to complete 116.66 mi in 75 hrs 20 mins
Jun 19 In the year 1988 zdenek Blazek, composer, dies at 83
Jun 20 In the year 1988 price is Right model Janice Pennington is knocked out by a TV camera
Jun 21 Robert Lee "Bobby" Dodd, US football coach on this day in history.
Jun 22 Bramwell Fletcher, actor (Mummy, Raffles, Svengali), dies at 84 on this day in history.
Jun 22 On this day in history dennis Day Jack Benny Show singer, dies of Lou Gehrigs disease at 71
Jun 23 In the year 1988 dayton Lummis, actor (Moonfire, Flight that Disappeared), dies
Jun 25 Axis Sally, [Mildred E Gillars], US nazi propagandist (WW II), dies in the year 1988.
Jun 27 In the year 1988 leonie Fuller Adams, US poetess (High Falcon), dies at 88