Historical Events In 1988
Monday, 03 August 2020
Nov 03 In the year 1988 talk-show host Geraldo Rivera's nose is broken as Roy Innis brawls with skinheads at TV taping
Nov 05 On this day in history cornell confirms grad student source of worst computer sabotage
Nov 05 Japan beats MLB all stars 2-1 in Tokyo (Game 1 of 7) in the year 1988.
Nov 08 On this day in history 900 die as earthquake hits China
Nov 08 In the year 1988 george Bush (R) beats Mike Dukakis (D) for Presidency
Nov 08 George Bush elected as US President in the year 1988.
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 On this day in history china confirms earthquake death toll will rise above current 938
Nov 10 On this day in history nY's MTA announces it may replace tokens with credit card type passes
Nov 11 Oldest known insect fossils (390 million years) reported in Science in the year 1988.
Nov 13 In the year 1988 antal Dorati, Hungarian/US conductor/composer, dies at 82
Nov 15 Mona Washbourne, actress (Blue Bird, Games), dies at 84 in the year 1988.
Nov 15 In the year 1988 pLO proclaims the State of Palestine, recognizes Israeli existence
Nov 15 Soviet space shuttle makes unmanned maiden flight (2 orbits) on this day in history.
Nov 16 Benazir Bhutto wins first free Pakistani elections in 11 years in the year 1988.
Nov 16 On this day in history estonia declares sovereignty in internal affairs
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 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 LA Law's Corbin Bernsen marries actress Amanda Pays in the year 1988.
Nov 22 Erich Fried, writer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Nov 22 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 on this day in history.
Nov 22 Stealth Bomber unveiled in public in the year 1988.
Nov 23 South Africa Botha reprieves Sharpeville Six in the year 1988.
Nov 23 In the year 1988 south Africa: Botha reprieves Sharpeville Six
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 in the year 1988.
Nov 25 Convention on exploitation of Antarctic mineral resources signed on this day in history.
Nov 25 US &Soviet chess grand masters Donaldson &Akhmilovskaya wed on this day in history.
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.