Historical Events In 1988
Sunday, 24 September 2023
Sep 04 In the year 1988 mike Tyson crashes a silver BMW into a tree near Catskills NY
Sep 05 On this day in history gert Froebe, actor (Lover's Wood, Upper Hand), dies at 75
Sep 05 On this day in history jerry Lewis' 23rd Labor Day telethon raises record $41,132,113
Sep 06 In the year 1988 crippled soviet Soyuz TM-5 lands safely with 2 cosmonauts aboard
Sep 07 In the year 1988 guy Lafleur, Tony Esposito &Brad Park inducted in NHL Hall of Fame
Sep 07 NY Daily News reports boxer Mike Tyson is seeing a psychatrist on this day in history.
Sep 07 Security &Exchange Comm accuses Drexel of violating security laws in the year 1988.
Sep 09 US swamps New Zealand at 27th America`s Cup NZ set to appeal on this day in history.
Sep 09 US swamps New Zealand at 27th America`s Cup: NZ set to appeal on this day in history.
Sep 10 Steffi Graf wins US Open, 1st woman Grand Slam since Court (1970) on this day in history.
Sep 11 George Alpert, railroad executive, dies at 90 on this day in history.
Sep 12 Alan Bible, (Sen-D-Nev, 1954-74), dies at 78 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 19 Israel launches first satellite, for secret military reconnaissance on this day in history.
Sep 19 Oren Lee Staley, 1st pres of Natl Farmers Org (1955-79), dies at 65 in the year 1988.
Sep 20 In the year 1988 roy Kinnear, actor (Casanova, Pirates, Scrooge, Help!), dies at 54
Sep 21 Christine Norden, actress (Little Shop of Horroers, Night Beat), dies in the year 1988.
Sep 21 Mike Tyson threatens a TV reporter in NJ on this day in history.
Sep 22 South Korean coaches attack the New Zealand referee after disputing his decision, the Olympic Korean boxer stages a 67 minute sit-in in the year 1988.
Sep 23 On this day in history arwel Hughes, composer, dies at 79
Sep 24 Barbara C Harris of Mass, elected first woman Episcopal bishop in the year 1988.
Sep 24 Canada's Ben Johnson runs drug-assisted 100 m in 9.79 sec in the year 1988.
Sep 25 On this day in history billy Carter, Pres Carter's brother Billy, dies of cancer at 51
Sep 25 Florence Griffith Joyner runs Olympic record 100m in 10.54s on this day in history.
Sep 26 On this day in history canada`s Ben Johnson stripped of his 100-m gold failing drug test
Sep 26 In the year 1988 nYC's Rockefeller Center declared a national landmark
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 Lab tests reportedly show Shroud of Turin not Christ`s burial cloth on this day in history.