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April 4 (4/4), June 6 (6/6), August 8 (8/8), October 10 (10/10), December 12 (12/12), and the last day of February always fall on the same day of the week in any given year. This is called the ‘Doomsday rule’. Check these dates using the full 12-month calendar below to verify.
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Historical Events Of 1988
- January 1, 1988 – The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America comes into existence, creating the largest Lutheran denomination in the United States.
- February 17, 1988 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Earth Dragon in Chinese astrology.
- April 10, 1988 – The Ojhri Camp disaster: Killing more than 1,000 people in Rawalpindi and Islamabad as a result of rockets and other munitions expelled by the blast.
- May 14, 1988 – Carrollton bus collision: A drunk driver traveling the wrong way on Interstate 71 near Carrollton, Kentucky, United States hits a converted school bus carrying a church youth group. Twenty-seven die in the crash and ensuing fire.
- May 15, 1988 – Soviet war in Afghanistan: After more than eight years of fighting, the Soviet Army begins to withdrawal 115,000 troops from Afghanistan.
- August 20, 1988 – The Troubles: Eight British soldiers are killed and 28 wounded when their bus is hit by an IRA roadside bomb in Ballygawley, County Tyrone.
- October 12, 1988 – Two officers of the Victoria Police are gunned down execution-style in the Walsh Street police shootings, Australia.
- November 2, 1988 – The Morris worm, the first Internet-distributed computer worm to gain significant mainstream media attention, is launched from MIT.
- November 19, 1988 – Serbian communist representative and future Serbian and Yugoslav president Slobodan Milošević publicly declares that Serbia is under attack from Albanian separatists in Kosovo as well as internal treachery within Yugoslavia and a foreign conspiracy to destroy Serbia and Yugoslavia.
Who Were Born On 1988?
- January 6, 1988 – Mikael Daez, Filipino model and actor
- February 7, 1988 – Lee Joon, South Korean singer, dancer, and actor (MBLAQ)
- March 4, 1988 – Gal Mekel, Israeli basketball player
- March 17, 1988 – Ryan White, Canadian ice hockey player
- July 21, 1988 – KB, American rapper (116 Clique)
- August 1, 1988 – Sasha Jackson, English-American actress
- August 4, 1988 – Carly Foulkes, Canadian model and actress
- September 23, 1988 – Shanaze Reade, English BMX rider
- October 5, 1988 – Bahar Kızıl, German singer-songwriter (Monrose)
- November 20, 1988 – Max Pacioretty, American ice hockey player