Historical Events In 1988
Thursday, 22 April 2021
Jan 01 In the year 1988 actress Kelly McGillis marries Fred Tillman
Jan 01 On this day in history czech born tennis star Hana Mandikova becomes an Australian Citizen
Jan 02 In the year 1988 ashland Oil storage tank spills 3.8 million gallons, Pennsylvania
Jan 02 Mulroney &Reagan sign Canada-US free trade agreement in the year 1988.
Jan 03 On this day in history gaston Eyskens, PM of Belgium (1949, 1958-61, 1968-72), dies at 82
Jan 03 On this day in history israel orders 9 Palestinian "instigators" deported from W Beirut
Jan 03 In the year 1988 margaret Thatcher becomes longest-serving British PM this century
Jan 05 In the year 1988 "Pistol Pete" Mavarich, NBAer (Atlanta), dies of a heart attack at 40
Jan 05 Austrian President Waldheim's war record investigated on this day in history.
Jan 06 In the year 1988 brent Collins, soap actor (Another World), dies of heart attack at 46
Jan 08 In the year 1988 dow Jones down 140.58 points
Jan 08 On this day in history hewlett-Packard introduces the HP-28S Advanced Scientific Calculator
Jan 08 On this day in history uS female Figure Skating championship won by Debi Thomas
Jan 09 English Earl of St Andrews marries Sylvana Tomaselli on this day in history.
Jan 09 US male Figure Skating championship won by Brian Boitano in the year 1988.
Jan 11 Gregory (Pappy) Boyington, ace WW II pilot, dies at 75 of cancer in the year 1988.
Jan 11 In the year 1988 uSSR announces it will participate in the Seoul Summer Olympics
Jan 13 Chiang Ching-huo, president of Taiwan (1978-88), dies at 69 in the year 1988.
Jan 14 In the year 1988 georgy M Malenkov, PM of USSR (1953-55), dies at 86
Jan 15 In the year 1988 arab uprising in Israel begins
Jan 15 On this day in history jimmy "The Greek" Snyder makes racist remarks about black athletes
Jan 15 Kiran More stumps five West Indian batsman at Madras, world Test record in the year 1988.
Jan 15 In the year 1988 sean MacBride, Ireland, commander of Irish Republican Army, dies at 83
Jan 16 On this day in history 4th Soap Opera Digest Awards - Days of Our Live wins
Jan 16 On this day in history jimmy "The Greek" Snyder fired from CBS for racial remarks
Jan 17 Leslie Manigay elected President of Haiti in the year 1988.
Jan 18 Airliner crashes in SW China, killing all 108 on board in the year 1988.
Jan 19 In the year 1988 "48 Hours" premieres on CBS-TV
Jan 19 On this day in history ballard Berkeley, actor (East meets West), dies at 83
Jan 20 Arizona committee opens hearing on impeachment of Governor Evan Mecham on this day in history.
Jan 20 Philippe de Rothschild, Bordeaux Vineyard manager, dies in Paris at 86 on this day in history.
Jan 21 Abraham Sofaer, actor (Naked Jungle, Elephant Walk), dies on this day in history.
Jan 21 On this day in history uS accept immigration of 30,000 US-Vietnamese children
Jan 22 Georgi M Malenkov, Russian premier (1953-55), dies at 86 in the year 1988.