July 29, 1988 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • FDIC bails out 1st Republic Bank, Dallas, with $4 billion
  • Gorbachev pushes plan electing president & parliament in March, 1989
  • Judge orders NASA to release unedited tape from Challenger cockpit
  • South African government bans anti-apartheid film "Cry Freedom"

Deaths in History

  • Ellin Berlin, [MacKay], Mrs Irving Berlin, dies at 86