Historical Events In 1988
Saturday, 28 January 2023
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 In the year 1988 mulroney &Reagan sign Canada-US free trade agreement
Jan 03 On this day in history gaston Eyskens, PM of Belgium (1949, 1958-61, 1968-72), dies at 82
Jan 03 In the year 1988 israel orders 9 Palestinian "instigators" deported from W Beirut
Jan 03 Margaret Thatcher becomes longest-serving British PM this century on this day in history.
Jan 05 On this day in history "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 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 on this day in history.
Jan 08 In the year 1988 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 On this day in history 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 Kiran More stumps five West Indian batsman at Madras, world Test record in the year 1988.
Jan 15 On this day in history sean MacBride, Ireland, commander of Irish Republican Army, dies at 83
Jan 16 4th Soap Opera Digest Awards - Days of Our Live wins in the year 1988.
Jan 16 On this day in history jimmy "The Greek" Snyder fired from CBS for racial remarks
Jan 17 In the year 1988 leslie Manigay elected President of Haiti
Jan 18 In the year 1988 airliner crashes in SW China, killing all 108 on board
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 in the year 1988.
Jan 20 In the year 1988 philippe de Rothschild, Bordeaux Vineyard manager, dies in Paris at 86
Jan 21 In the year 1988 abraham Sofaer, actor (Naked Jungle, Elephant Walk), dies
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 on this day in history.