January 3, 1988 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Israel orders 9 Palestinian "instigators" deported from W Beirut

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Margaret Thatcher becomes longest-serving British PM this century

British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher
British Prime Minister
Margaret Thatcher

Birthdays in History

  • Rodrigo de la Cadena, Mexican artist and performer

Deaths in History

  • Gaston Eyskens, Prime Minister of Belgium (1949, 1958-61, 1968-72), dies at 82
  • Rose Ausländer, German poet (b. 1901)