What Happened on December 9, 1988

Historical Events

  • NY Yankees sign 12-year television contract with MSG for $500M
  • Premiere of fact based crime drama film "Mississippi Burning"
  • The Michael Hughes Bridge in Sligo, Ireland is officially opened.
1988 History

About December 9, 1988

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 3 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Look Away - Chicago
  • UK #1 Song: Mistletoe And Wine - Cliff Richard