Historical Events In 1988
Monday, 03 August 2020
Dec 12 Sandra Miller of Queens sues Mike Tyson for sexual harassment on this day in history.
Dec 13 On this day in history arafat addresses UN in Geneva
Dec 14 On this day in history spanish general strike to protest austerity measures
Dec 14 On this day in history uS agrees to talk to Palestine Liberation Org (1st time in 13 yrs)
Dec 15 Lori Davis of Long Island sues Mike Tyson for grabbing her buttocks on this day in history.
Dec 16 In the year 1988 h "Stork" Hendry, cricketer (11 Tests for Australia 1921-29), dies
Dec 16 Political cult leader Lyndon LaRouche convicted of tax, mail fraud in the year 1988.
Dec 17 USS Tennessee, first sub to carry Trident 2 missiles, commissioned in the year 1988.
Dec 19 NASA unveils plans for lunar colony and manned missions to Mars on this day in history.
Dec 19 Unexploded WW II bomb found in Frankfurt, Germany-5,000 evacuated on this day in history.
Dec 20 On this day in history animal rights terrorists fire-bomb Harrod's department store, London
Dec 20 On this day in history max Robinson, 1st black network (ABC) TV anchor, dies of AIDS at 49
Dec 20 NBC signs lease to stay in NYC, 33 more years in the year 1988.
Dec 21 In the year 1988 after a record 365 days in space, two Russian and one French cosmonaut return to Earth
Dec 21 Bob Steele, [Robert Bradbury], dies after short illness at 60 in the year 1988.
Dec 21 In the year 1988 drexel agrees guilt to security felonies, pays a $650 million fine
Dec 21 In the year 1988 pan Am "Flight 103" explodes over Lockerbie, Scotland, killing 270
Dec 22 2 robbers wearing police uniforms rob armored truck of $3 M in NJ on this day in history.
Dec 22 On this day in history south Africa signs accord granting independence to South-West Africa
Dec 22 In the year 1988 tucker Smith, singer/dancer (Cool-West Side Story), dies
Dec 22 On this day in history tug hits oil barge, spreads 231,000 gal on 300 mi of WA and BC coast
Dec 26 On this day in history john Loder, actor (Sabotage, Java Head), dies at 90
Dec 27 Bulgaria stops jamming Radio Free Europe after more than 3 decades on this day in history.
Dec 27 Fox Harris, actor (Alienator, Warlords, Sid & Nancy), dies on this day in history.
Dec 28 In the year 1988 hal Ashby, academy-award winning director, dies of cancer at 59
Dec 28 US 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals affirms Yonkers is guilty of racism on this day in history.
Dec 29 Soviet Red Army Team edges New York Islanders, 3-2 at Nassau Coliseum in the year 1988.
Dec 29 Victorian Post Office Museum in Australia closes on this day in history.
Dec 30 Canadian Senate OK's free trade pact; with US in the year 1988.
Dec 30 Former Soviet President Brezhnev's son-in-law sentenced to 12-yr (bribery) on this day in history.
Dec 30 In the year 1988 mercedes-Benz pays $20.2-M fine failed to meet '86 government fuel standard
Dec 30 North subpoenas Reagan & Bush as defense witnesses for upcoming trial in the year 1988.
Dec 30 On this day in history the Yugoslavian government resigns over problems in Serbia
Dec 30 On this day in history yugoslav government resigns