Historical Events In 1988
Wednesday, 25 November 2020
Apr 22 Irene Rich, US actress (Beau Brumell, Champ), dies at 96 in the year 1988.
Apr 23 In the year 1988 arthur Michael, Lord Ramsey/archbishop of Canterbury, dies
Apr 24 E S "Bob" Newson, cricketer (S African fast bowler in 1930's), dies on this day in history.
Apr 25 In the year 1988 "Nightline" goes on location to Jerusalem Israel
Apr 25 Boris Kremenliev, composer, dies at 76 in the year 1988.
Apr 25 NASA launches space vehicle S-211 in the year 1988.
Apr 26 TNN Viewers choice awards-Randy Travis wins in 5 categories in the year 1988.
Apr 28 Aloha Airlines Boeing 737 roof tears off in flight; kills stewardess in the year 1988.
Apr 28 On this day in history nJ Devils set all time playoff mark for penalty minutes
Apr 29 "60 Minutes" newscaster Diane Sawyer weds Mike Nichols on this day in history.
Apr 29 On this day in history andrew Cruickshank, actor (Body in Library, Murder Most Foul), dies
Apr 29 Burt Reynolds & Loni Anderson marry on this day in history.
Apr 30 In the year 1988 james McCracken, US tenor, dies at 61
Apr 30 In the year 1988 world Exposition, Expo 88 opens in Brisbane Australia
May 01 In the year 1988 carroll Righter, astrologer, dies at 88 of postrate cancer
May 01 In the year 1988 iRA attack in Roermond, kills 3
May 02 In the year 1988 jackson Pollock's "Search" sold for $4,800,000
May 02 Reds manager Pete Rose is suspended for 30 days for pushing an ump in the year 1988.
May 03 In the year 1988 4,200 kg Colombian cocaine in seized at Tarpon Springs FL
May 03 In the year 1988 jasper Johns' "Diver" sold for $4,200,000
May 04 In the year 1988 uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR
May 05 In the year 1988 a live broadcast from the top of Mt Everest is made for the first time, by Japanese TV
May 05 On this day in history eugene Antonio Marino became the first black Roman Catholic Bishop in the United States.
May 05 George Rose, actor (Devil's Disciple, Hideaways), dies at 68 in the year 1988.
May 07 Harris Glenn Divine, dies of natural causes at 42 in the year 1988.
May 07 USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR in the year 1988.
May 08 On this day in history françois Mitterrand elected President of France
May 08 Mike Tyson crashes his $183,000 Bently on Varick St in NYC in the year 1988.
May 08 In the year 1988 robert A Heinlein, sci-fi writer (Friday), dies of heart failure at 80
May 09 Australia's new parliament house is opened by Queen Elizabeth in the year 1988.
May 09 Belgium 8th Government of Martens forms on this day in history.
May 09 On this day in history belgium: 8th Government of Martens forms
May 10 Edgar Degas' "Danseresje of 14" sold for $10,120,000 on this day in history.
May 11 France performs nuclear test on this day in history.