What Happened on August 21, 1988

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Juli Inkster wins LPGA Atlantic City Golf Classic

Famous Birthdays

  • Louise Setara, English singer and songwriter, born in Reading, England
  • Paris Bennett, American singer and finalist on American Idol (season 5), born in Rockford, Illinois
  • Robert Lewandowski, Polish football player (Bayern Munich, Polish national team), born in Warsaw, Poland

Famous Deaths

  • Hans Gunther Adler, German writer, dies at 78
  • Ray Eames, American designer, artist and architect (b. 1912)