September 30, 1988 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Andrei Andreyevich Gromyko retires as Soviet Foreign Minister
  • Dave Stieb loses 2nd consecutive no hitter bid with 2 outs in 9th
  • IBM announces shipment of 3 millionth PS/2 personal computer
  • LA Dodger Orel Herschiser breaks former Dodger Don Drysdale mark by pitching 59 consecutive scoreless innings

Deaths in History

  • Joachim Prinz, author/Rabbi of Berlin (1926-37), dies at 86