I did this blog because my social media coach was born on 3rd April 1988a and thought I’d say about a few events of what happened on that day in 1988.
The following events all happened on 3rd April 1988:
- Sophie Mei Lan was born
- Don’t Turn around by Aswad was UK Number 1
- Top 5 songs from this day in 1988: Man in the Mirror- Michael Jackson, Endless Summer Nights Richard Marx, Get Outta my car, into my dreams Billy Ocean, Out of the Blue Debbie Gibson and I want Her Keith Sweat
- Biloxi Blues top of box office for films
- Margaret Thatcher was PM
- George Michael, INXS, George Harrison, Rick Astley, Guns N’ Roses, Whitney Houston, Belinda Carlisle, Tiffany and Breathewere amongst popular music artists
- Movies released in 1988 included Rain Man, Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Coming to America, Big, Twins, Crocodile Dundee II, Die Hard, Beetlejuice, The Land Before Time and Bloodsport.
- In 1988, the best soccer players were Marco van Basten, Ruud Gullit, Diego Maradona, Frank Rijkaard, Oleksiy Mykhaylychenko, Ronald Koeman, Lothar Matthäus, Gianluca Vialli, Franco Baresi, Jürgen Klinsmann and Oleksandr Zavarov.
- 13thweek of 1988
- Aries is star sign
- Birthstone is diamond
- TV shows included Murder she wrote, golden girls, sherlock Holmes, Allo Allo
- 1988 saw the introduction of cars such as the Buick Reatta, the Ford Probe, the Opel Vectra, the Honda Concerto, the Audi V8 and the Volkswagen Passat B3.
More info here: April 3rd, 1988 – Facts, Nostalgia and Events! (bestofdate.com)