On This Day

What Happened on December 19, 1988

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • NASA unveils plans for lunar colony & manned missions to Mars
  • Oklahoma's College football team gets 3 year probation
  • Unexploded WW II bomb found in Frankfurt, Germany-5,000 evacuated

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexis S├ínchez, Chilean footballer (Arsenal, Chilean national team), born in Tocopilla, Chile
  • Paulina Gretzky, American-born Canadian actress and model
  • Peter Winn, English footballer