Historical Events In 1988
Wednesday, 25 November 2020
Feb 24 Supreme Court votes 8-0 Jerry Falwell cannot collect for Hustler parody in the year 1988.
Feb 25 In the year 1988 amapola Del Vando, actress (Cowboy), dies at 78
Feb 25 On this day in history bruce Springsteen "Tunnel of Love Tour," begins in Worcester MA
Feb 25 On this day in history south Korea adopts constitution
Feb 26 In the year 1988 christa Rotherburger (GDR) skates ladies world record 1000 meter (1 17.65)
Feb 26 In the year 1988 christa Rotherburger (GDR) skates ladies world record 1000 meter (1:17.65)
Feb 27 In the year 1988 ayako Okamoto wins LPGA Orient Leasing Hawaiian Ladies Golf Open
Feb 27 Bonnie Blair (US) wins Olympics 500 meter speed skating in record 39.1 on this day in history.
Feb 27 On this day in history gulfstream G-IV goes around the world 36 08 34
Feb 27 In the year 1988 katarina Witt (GDR) wins 2nd consecutive Olympics figure skating
Feb 28 15th Winter Olympics games close at Calgary, Canada on this day in history.
Feb 28 Anti-Armenian pogrom in Azerbaijan, 30 killed in the year 1988.
Feb 28 Mikha`il Na'imah, Lebanese playwright, dies at 99 on this day in history.
Feb 29 In the year 1988 kWK-FM in St Louis Missouri changes call letters to WKBG
Feb 29 In the year 1988 mark Greatbatch scores 107 vs England on Test Cricket debut
Feb 29 Nazi document implicates Waldheim in WWII deportations on this day in history.
Feb 29 On this day in history nYC Mayor Koch calls Reagan a "WIMP" in the war on drugs
Mar 01 Courtney Gibbs Eplin, 21, (Texas), crowned 37th Miss USA in the year 1988.
Mar 01 Iraq says it launched 16 missiles into Tehran on this day in history.
Mar 01 Jean Le Poulain, actor (Divine), dies at 63 in the year 1988.
Mar 01 Pontiac announces the end of the Fiero automobile in the year 1988.
Mar 01 On this day in history wayne Gretzky passes Gordie Howe with his record 1,050th NHL assist
Mar 02 In the year 1988 dutch Liberal Party merged with SDP
Mar 03 On this day in history lois Wilson, actress (Crash, Deluge, Bright Eyes), dies
Mar 06 On this day in history 3 IRA suspects were shot dead in Gibraltar by SAS officers
Mar 06 In the Gulf of Alaska a 7.7 earthquake was felt in parts of Alaska, but little damage on land however an estimated 5,000 dollars damage caused to the ships Exxon North Slope, Exxon Boston and Exxon New Orleans in the year 1988.
Mar 06 Konstantin Iliev, composer, dies at 63 in the year 1988.
Mar 07 Divine, [Harris Milstead], female impersonator (Pink Flamingos), dies on this day in history.
Mar 07 Howard Stern's first pay-per-view "Underpants &Negligee Party" on this day in history.
Mar 07 In the year 1988 uSSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
Mar 09 In the year 1988 kurt Georg Kiesinger, West German chancellor (1966-69), dies at 83
Mar 09 President Reagan presides at unveiling of Knute Rockne stamp on this day in history.
Mar 10 Andy Gibb, singer, dies of heart infection at 30 in the year 1988.
Mar 10 On this day in history avalanche at Swiss Ski resort "Klosters" nearly kills Prince Charles