Historical Events In 1988
Friday, 16 April 2021
Nov 03 On this day in history talk-show host Geraldo Rivera's nose is broken as Roy Innis brawls with skinheads at TV taping
Nov 05 Cornell confirms grad student source of worst computer sabotage in the year 1988.
Nov 05 In the year 1988 japan beats MLB all stars 2-1 in Tokyo (Game 1 of 7)
Nov 08 On this day in history 900 die as earthquake hits China
Nov 08 On this day in history george Bush (R) beats Mike Dukakis (D) for Presidency
Nov 08 In the year 1988 george Bush elected as US President
Nov 08 Vice President George Bush defeats Massachusetts Governor Michael Dukakis to become president of the U.S in the year 1988.
Nov 09 Billy Curtis, 4'2" actor (Terror of Tiny Town), dies at 79 in the year 1988.
Nov 10 China confirms earthquake death toll will rise above current 938 in the year 1988.
Nov 10 NY's MTA announces it may replace tokens with credit card type passes in the year 1988.
Nov 11 On this day in history oldest known insect fossils (390 million years) reported in Science
Nov 13 Antal Dorati, Hungarian/US conductor/composer, dies at 82 in the year 1988.
Nov 15 On this day in history mona Washbourne, actress (Blue Bird, Games), dies at 84
Nov 15 In the year 1988 pLO proclaims the State of Palestine, recognizes Israeli existence
Nov 15 On this day in history soviet space shuttle makes unmanned maiden flight (2 orbits)
Nov 16 Benazir Bhutto wins first free Pakistani elections in 11 years in the year 1988.
Nov 16 Estonia declares sovereignty in internal affairs in the year 1988.
Nov 16 On this day in history lotte Stam-Beese, German/Neth architect, dies at about 85
Nov 16 In the year 1988 robin Givens sues Mike Tyson for $125 million for libel
Nov 17 Benzir Bhutto wins election in Pakistan in the year 1988.
Nov 17 In the year 1988 sheilah Graham, gossip columnist, dies of heart failure at 84
Nov 19 In the year 1988 christine Onassis, heiress, dies of heart failure at 37
Nov 19 On this day in history lA Law's Corbin Bernsen marries actress Amanda Pays
Nov 22 Erich Fried, writer, dies at 67 in the year 1988.
Nov 22 In the year 1988 in the presence of members of Congress and the media, the B-2 "stealth" bomber is shown publicly for the first time at Air Force Plant 42 in Palmdale, California.
Nov 22 Stealth Bomber unveiled in public in the year 1988.
Nov 23 On this day in history south Africa Botha reprieves Sharpeville Six
Nov 23 South Africa: Botha reprieves Sharpeville Six on this day in history.
Nov 23 Wayne Gretzky scores his 600th NHL goal on this day in history.
Nov 25 On this day in history chuck Berry pays $250 fine to resolve NYC assault charges
Nov 25 Convention on exploitation of Antarctic mineral resources signed in the year 1988.
Nov 25 US &Soviet chess grand masters Donaldson &Akhmilovskaya wed in the year 1988.
Nov 25 Widespread earthquake hits NE US, Canada; no damage reported on this day in history.
Nov 26 On this day in history alexander Volkov, Sergei Krikalev and Jean-Loup Chretien launch