Historical Events In 1988
Tuesday, 16 July 2019
Jan 01 Actress Kelly McGillis marries Fred Tillman in the year 1988.
Jan 01 Czech born tennis star Hana Mandikova becomes an Australian Citizen in the year 1988.
Jan 02 In the year 1988 ashland Oil storage tank spills 3.8 million gallons, Pennsylvania
Jan 02 On this day in history mulroney &Reagan sign Canada-US free trade agreement
Jan 03 In the year 1988 gaston Eyskens, PM of Belgium (1949, 1958-61, 1968-72), dies at 82
Jan 03 Israel orders 9 Palestinian "instigators" deported from W Beirut on this day in history.
Jan 03 In the year 1988 margaret Thatcher becomes longest-serving British PM this century
Jan 05 "Pistol Pete" Mavarich, NBAer (Atlanta), dies of a heart attack at 40 in the year 1988.
Jan 05 In the year 1988 austrian President Waldheim's war record investigated
Jan 06 Brent Collins, soap actor (Another World), dies of heart attack at 46 in the year 1988.
Jan 08 In the year 1988 dow Jones down 140.58 points
Jan 08 Hewlett-Packard introduces the HP-28S Advanced Scientific Calculator in the year 1988.
Jan 08 US female Figure Skating championship won by Debi Thomas in the year 1988.
Jan 09 In the year 1988 english Earl of St Andrews marries Sylvana Tomaselli
Jan 09 In the year 1988 uS male Figure Skating championship won by Brian Boitano
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 On this day in history chiang Ching-huo, president of Taiwan (1978-88), dies at 69
Jan 14 In the year 1988 georgy M Malenkov, PM of USSR (1953-55), dies at 86
Jan 15 Arab uprising in Israel begins on this day in history.
Jan 15 In the year 1988 jimmy "The Greek" Snyder makes racist remarks about black athletes
Jan 15 In the year 1988 kiran More stumps five West Indian batsman at Madras, world Test record
Jan 15 Sean MacBride, Ireland, commander of Irish Republican Army, dies at 83 on this day in history.
Jan 16 On this day in history 4th Soap Opera Digest Awards - Days of Our Live wins
Jan 16 In the year 1988 jimmy "The Greek" Snyder fired from CBS for racial remarks
Jan 17 On this day in history leslie Manigay elected President of Haiti
Jan 18 In the year 1988 airliner crashes in SW China, killing all 108 on board
Jan 19 "48 Hours" premieres on CBS-TV in the year 1988.
Jan 19 In the year 1988 ballard Berkeley, actor (East meets West), dies at 83
Jan 20 Arizona committee opens hearing on impeachment of Governor Evan Mecham in the year 1988.
Jan 20 On this day in history philippe de Rothschild, Bordeaux Vineyard manager, dies in Paris at 86
Jan 21 On this day in history abraham Sofaer, actor (Naked Jungle, Elephant Walk), dies
Jan 21 US accept immigration of 30,000 US-Vietnamese children on this day in history.
Jan 22 In the year 1988 georgi M Malenkov, Russian premier (1953-55), dies at 86