Historical Events In 1988
Friday, 16 April 2021
Sep 04 Mike Tyson crashes a silver BMW into a tree near Catskills NY in the year 1988.
Sep 05 Gert Froebe, actor (Lover's Wood, Upper Hand), dies at 75 in the year 1988.
Sep 05 Jerry Lewis' 23rd Labor Day telethon raises record $41,132,113 in the year 1988.
Sep 06 Crippled soviet Soyuz TM-5 lands safely with 2 cosmonauts aboard in the year 1988.
Sep 07 Guy Lafleur, Tony Esposito &Brad Park inducted in NHL Hall of Fame in the year 1988.
Sep 07 NY Daily News reports boxer Mike Tyson is seeing a psychatrist on this day in history.
Sep 07 On this day in history security &Exchange Comm accuses Drexel of violating security laws
Sep 09 On this day in history uS swamps New Zealand at 27th America`s Cup NZ set to appeal
Sep 09 On this day in history uS swamps New Zealand at 27th America`s Cup: NZ set to appeal
Sep 10 Steffi Graf wins US Open, 1st woman Grand Slam since Court (1970) in the year 1988.
Sep 11 In the year 1988 george Alpert, railroad executive, dies at 90
Sep 12 Alan Bible, (Sen-D-Nev, 1954-74), dies at 78 in the year 1988.
Sep 12 In the year 1988 gilbert, strongest hurricane ever (160 mph), devastates Jamaica
Sep 13 Hurricane Gilbert becomes strongest (26.13 barometer) hurricane in Western Hemisphere in the year 1988.
Sep 14 Louis Quinn, actor (Unholy Rollers), dies at 73 of cancer in the year 1988.
Sep 15 In the year 1988 lillehammer, Norway upsets Anchorage to host 1994 Winter olympics
Sep 16 Jury awards Valerie Harper $1.6 M in dispute over TV series in the year 1988.
Sep 19 In the year 1988 israel launches first satellite, for secret military reconnaissance
Sep 19 On this day in history oren Lee Staley, 1st pres of Natl Farmers Org (1955-79), dies at 65
Sep 20 On this day in history roy Kinnear, actor (Casanova, Pirates, Scrooge, Help!), dies at 54
Sep 21 On this day in history christine Norden, actress (Little Shop of Horroers, Night Beat), dies
Sep 21 Mike Tyson threatens a TV reporter in NJ on this day in history.
Sep 22 On this day in history south Korean coaches attack the New Zealand referee after disputing his decision, the Olympic Korean boxer stages a 67 minute sit-in
Sep 23 On this day in history arwel Hughes, composer, dies at 79
Sep 24 In the year 1988 barbara C Harris of Mass, elected first woman Episcopal bishop
Sep 24 On this day in history canada's Ben Johnson runs drug-assisted 100 m in 9.79 sec
Sep 25 Billy Carter, Pres Carter's brother Billy, dies of cancer at 51 on this day in history.
Sep 25 Florence Griffith Joyner runs Olympic record 100m in 10.54s on this day in history.
Sep 26 Canada`s Ben Johnson stripped of his 100-m gold failing drug test in the year 1988.
Sep 26 NYC's Rockefeller Center declared a national landmark in the year 1988.
Sep 26 Polish communist party picks propaganda chief Rakowski as new PM on this day in history.
Sep 26 On this day in history uS space shuttle STS-26 launched
Sep 27 Grand jury evidence shows Tawana Brawley fabricated rape story in the year 1988.
Sep 27 In the year 1988 lab tests reportedly show Shroud of Turin not Christ`s burial cloth