Historical Events In 1988
Monday, 21 June 2021
May 27 In the year 1988 florida Friebus, actress (Bob Newhart Show), dies of a stroke at 79
May 27 On this day in history senate ratified a treaty eliminating medium-range nuclear missiles
May 28 In the year 1988 genie Francis (General Hospital) weds Jonathan Frakes (Star Trek TNG)
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 Ella Raines, actress (Uncle Harry, Runaround, Impact), dies at 66 in the year 1988.
Jun 02 Horace A Hildreth, (Gov-Maine, 1945-49), dies at 85 on this day in history.
Jun 05 On this day in history clarence M Pendleton, chairman of comm on Civil Rights (1981-88) dies
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) on this day in history.
Jun 07 Joe Partridge, cricketer (S Afr pace bowler 1963-65), commits suicide on this day in history.
Jun 08 In the year 1988 eli Mintz, actor (Boardwalk), dies
Jun 09 On this day in history attorney General Meese orders Joseph Doherty deported to the UK
Jun 10 In the year 1988 greatest number of participants (31,678) on a bicycle tour (London)
Jun 10 In the year 1988 louis L'Amour, western writer (Bowdrie), dies at 80 of cancer
Jun 11 Giuseppe Saragat, president of Italy (1964-71), dies at 89 in the year 1988.
Jun 12 Marcel Poot, Belgian baron/composer, dies at 87 on this day in history.
Jun 13 On this day in history george Harrison releases "This is Love"
Jun 13 In the year 1988 uS Supreme Court refuses to hear Yonkers argument they aren't racist
Jun 15 In the year 1988 nASA launches space vehicle S-213
Jun 16 In the year 1988 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?)
Jun 17 Bruce Springsteen seperates from Juliette Phillips in the year 1988.
Jun 17 Microsoft releases MS DOS 4.0 (think Windows) in the year 1988.
Jun 17 On this day in history 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 On this day in history zdenek Blazek, composer, dies at 83
Jun 20 Price is Right model Janice Pennington is knocked out by a TV camera in the year 1988.
Jun 21 In the year 1988 robert Lee "Bobby" Dodd, US football coach
Jun 22 Bramwell Fletcher, actor (Mummy, Raffles, Svengali), dies at 84 in the year 1988.
Jun 22 In the year 1988 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 On this day in history axis Sally, [Mildred E Gillars], US nazi propagandist (WW II), dies
Jun 27 On this day in history leonie Fuller Adams, US poetess (High Falcon), dies at 88