On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 1988

Historical Events

  • Mehran Karimi Nasseri arrives at Charles de Gaulle International Airport.

Famous Birthdays

  • Danielle Savre, American actress
  • Evan Ross, American actor
  • Princess Maria Laura of Belgium, Archduchess of Austria-Este

Famous Deaths

  • Carlos PaiĆ£o, Portuguese singer, dies at 30
  • Paul Francis Lloyd, entertainer, dies
1988 Highlights

About August 26, 1988

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 1 month and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Virgo