December 6, 1988 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Arafat meets prominent American Jews in Stockholm, Sweden
  • Carlos Andres Perez re-elected president of Venezuela
  • Merv Hughes takes 13 wickets v WI at the WACA but Australia lose

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nelson Mandela is transferred to Victor Vester Prison, Capetown

Anti-apartheid activist and South African President Nelson Mandela
Anti-apartheid activist and South African President
Nelson Mandela
  • STS-27 Atlantis lands in California after secret mission