Historical Events In 1988
Saturday, 26 November 2022
Mar 11 Pham Hung, premier of Vietnam, dies at about 74 on this day in history.
Mar 11 In the year 1988 the £1 note ceases to be legal tender, replaced by £1 coin (a big run on belts to kep one's pants up)
Mar 11 On this day in history utrecht conservatory destroyed by fire
Mar 12 In the year 1988 billie Rhodes, dies
Mar 13 In the year 1988 14th People's Choice Awards Fatal Attraction, Bill Cosby win
Mar 13 14th People's Choice Awards: Fatal Attraction, Bill Cosby win on this day in history.
Mar 13 Olive Carey, actress (Affairs With a Stranger), dies at 92 on this day in history.
Mar 14 In the year 1988 iran and Iraq unleash missiles on each other's capitals as so-called "war of the cities" erupts.
Mar 15 On this day in history dmitri F Polyakov, Russian secret-general/top spy for US, executed
Mar 15 Eugene Marino of Atlanta, appointed first African American archbishop in the year 1988.
Mar 15 NASA reports accelerated breakdown of ozone layer by CFK on this day in history.
Mar 16 As part of the Iran-Contra affair, Lieutenant Colonel Oliver L. North and Vice Admiral John M. Poindexter of the National Security Council (NSC) are indicted on charges of conspiracy to defraud the United States in the year 1988.
Mar 16 On this day in history dorothy Adams Foulger, actress (Laura, Devil Commands), dies at 88
Mar 16 Federal grand jury indicts Marine Lt. Col. Oliver L. North &Navy Vice Adm. John M. Poindexter in Iran-Contra affair in the year 1988.
Mar 16 In the year 1988 north-Ireland Protestant fires on Catholic funeral, 3 killed
Mar 16 US sends 3000 soldiers to Nicaragua's neighbor Honduras in the year 1988.
Mar 17 On this day in history iran says Iraq uses poison gas
Mar 17 Reg Sinfield, cricketer (one Test for England v Australia 1938), dies in the year 1988.
Mar 19 In the year 1988 2 British soldiers lynched in Belfast North Ireland
Mar 19 In the year 1988 em Winter was born!
Mar 19 On this day in history yvonne van Gennip skates un-official world record 10 km (15 5.25)
Mar 19 Yvonne van Gennip skates un-official world record 10 km (15 :5.25) in the year 1988.
Mar 20 David Henry Hwang's "M Butterfly", premieres in New York NY in the year 1988.
Mar 20 Gil Evans, Canadian/US jazz composer (Out of the Cool), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Mar 20 On this day in history mike Tyson KOs Tony Tubbs in 2 for heavyweight boxing title
Mar 22 On this day in history congress overrides Reagan's veto of sweeping civil rights bill
Mar 24 Quarterback Dan Fouts retires in the year 1988.
Mar 25 In the year 1988 nASA launches space vehicle S-206
Mar 25 Robin Givens demands full access to husband Mike Tyson's money in the year 1988.
Mar 27 Jan van den Weghe, Flemish writer, dies at about 67 on this day in history.
Mar 27 In the year 1988 world Ice Dance Championship in Budapest won by Bestemianova & Bukin (USSR)
Mar 27 On this day in history wrestlemania IV at Trump Plaza, "Macho Man" Savage pins Ted Dibiase
Mar 29 US Congress discontinues aid to Nicaraguan contras on this day in history.
Mar 30 In the year 1988 second Soul Train Music Awards