Historical Events In 1988
Wednesday, 25 November 2020
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 on this day in history.
Nov 05 In the year 1988 japan beats MLB all stars 2-1 in Tokyo (Game 1 of 7)
Nov 08 900 die as earthquake hits China in the year 1988.
Nov 08 George Bush (R) beats Mike Dukakis (D) for Presidency in the year 1988.
Nov 08 On this day in history 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 On this day in history billy Curtis, 4'2" actor (Terror of Tiny Town), dies at 79
Nov 10 China confirms earthquake death toll will rise above current 938 on this day in history.
Nov 10 NY's MTA announces it may replace tokens with credit card type passes in the year 1988.
Nov 11 Oldest known insect fossils (390 million years) reported in Science on this day in history.
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 On this day in history benazir Bhutto wins first free Pakistani elections in 11 years
Nov 16 Estonia declares sovereignty in internal affairs in the year 1988.
Nov 16 Lotte Stam-Beese, German/Neth architect, dies at about 85 on this day in history.
Nov 16 Robin Givens sues Mike Tyson for $125 million for libel in the year 1988.
Nov 17 Benzir Bhutto wins election in Pakistan on this day in history.
Nov 17 On this day in history sheilah Graham, gossip columnist, dies of heart failure at 84
Nov 19 Christine Onassis, heiress, dies of heart failure at 37 in the year 1988.
Nov 19 In the year 1988 lA Law's Corbin Bernsen marries actress Amanda Pays
Nov 22 Erich Fried, writer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Nov 22 On this day in history 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 in the year 1988.
Nov 23 In the year 1988 wayne Gretzky scores his 600th NHL goal
Nov 25 Chuck Berry pays $250 fine to resolve NYC assault charges on this day in history.
Nov 25 Convention on exploitation of Antarctic mineral resources signed on this day in history.
Nov 25 In the year 1988 uS &Soviet chess grand masters Donaldson &Akhmilovskaya wed
Nov 25 Widespread earthquake hits NE US, Canada; no damage reported in the year 1988.
Nov 26 Alexander Volkov, Sergei Krikalev and Jean-Loup Chretien launch on this day in history.