January 20, 1988 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Andre Hoffman skates world record 1500m (1:52.06)
  • Arizona committee opens hearing on impeachment of Gov Evan Mecham

Deaths in History

  • Dora Stratou, Greek choreographer and folklorist (b. 1903)
  • Philippe de Rothschild, Bordeaux Vineyard manager, dies in Paris at 86