July 16, 1988 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

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Event of interestEvent of Interest

Carl Lewis runs a wind-assisted 100 m in 9.78 sec

Olympic Sprinter and Long jumper Carl Lewis
Olympic Sprinter and Long jumper
Carl Lewis
  • Florence Joyner runs 100 m in women's world record 10.49 seconds
  • San Antonio (Texas League) beats Jackson 1-0 in 26 innings