On This Day

What Happened on July 26, 1988

Historical Events

Baseball Record

Mike Schmidt sets NL record appearing in 2,155 games at 3rd base, as Phillies & NY Mets end that game at 2:13 AM

Famous Deaths

  • Fazlur Rahman, Pakistani modernist scholar, dies at 68
1988 Highlights

About July 26, 1988

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 11 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Roll With It - Steve Winwood
  • UK #1 Song: Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You - Glenn Medeiros