On This Day

What Happened on January 19, 1988

Historical Events

  • "48 Hours" premieres on CBS-TV
  • Disabled writer Christopher Nolan wins the Whitbread Book of the Year prize
1988 Highlights

About January 19, 1988

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 9 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn