Historical Events In 1988
Friday, 16 April 2021
Dec 12 Sandra Miller of Queens sues Mike Tyson for sexual harassment in the year 1988.
Dec 13 In the year 1988 arafat addresses UN in Geneva
Dec 14 In the year 1988 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 On this day in history lori Davis of Long Island sues Mike Tyson for grabbing her buttocks
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 on this day in history.
Dec 17 USS Tennessee, first sub to carry Trident 2 missiles, commissioned on this day in history.
Dec 19 On this day in history nASA unveils plans for lunar colony and manned missions to Mars
Dec 19 On this day in history unexploded WW II bomb found in Frankfurt, Germany-5,000 evacuated
Dec 20 Animal rights terrorists fire-bomb Harrod's department store, London on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Dec 21 In the year 1988 drexel agrees guilt to security felonies, pays a $650 million fine
Dec 21 Pan Am "Flight 103" explodes over Lockerbie, Scotland, killing 270 in the year 1988.
Dec 22 In the year 1988 2 robbers wearing police uniforms rob armored truck of $3 M in NJ
Dec 22 South Africa signs accord granting independence to South-West Africa on this day in history.
Dec 22 Tucker Smith, singer/dancer (Cool-West Side Story), dies in the year 1988.
Dec 22 Tug hits oil barge, spreads 231,000 gal on 300 mi of WA and BC coast on this day in history.
Dec 26 John Loder, actor (Sabotage, Java Head), dies at 90 in the year 1988.
Dec 27 Bulgaria stops jamming Radio Free Europe after more than 3 decades in the year 1988.
Dec 27 On this day in history fox Harris, actor (Alienator, Warlords, Sid & Nancy), dies
Dec 28 On this day in history 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 in the year 1988.
Dec 29 Soviet Red Army Team edges New York Islanders, 3-2 at Nassau Coliseum on this day in history.
Dec 29 Victorian Post Office Museum in Australia closes on this day in history.
Dec 30 On this day in history canadian Senate OK's free trade pact; with US
Dec 30 Former Soviet President Brezhnev's son-in-law sentenced to 12-yr (bribery) in the year 1988.
Dec 30 Mercedes-Benz pays $20.2-M fine failed to meet '86 government fuel standard on this day in history.
Dec 30 North subpoenas Reagan & Bush as defense witnesses for upcoming trial on this day in history.
Dec 30 The Yugoslavian government resigns over problems in Serbia in the year 1988.
Dec 30 Yugoslav government resigns in the year 1988.