On This Day

What Happened on January 9, 1988

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

August Wilson's "Piano Lesson" premieres in Boston

Playwright August Wilson
Playwright
August Wilson

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US male Figure Skating championship won by Brian Boitano

Figure Skater Brian Boitano
Figure Skater
Brian Boitano

Famous Weddings

  • English earl of St Andrews marries Sylvana Tomaselli
1988 Highlights

About January 9, 1988

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 9 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn