On This Day

What Happened on March 13, 1988

Historical Events

Film and TV Awards

14th People's Choice Awards: Michael Douglas & Glenn Close win (Motion Picture) and Bill Cosby & Cybill Shepherd win (TV)

  • 29th SEC Men's Basketball Tournament: Kentucky beats Georgia, 62-57
  • 35th ACC Men's Basketball Tournament: Duke beats North Carolina, 65-61
  • 9th Big East Men's Basketball Tournament: Syracuse beats Villanova, 85-68

Famous Deaths

  • Olive Carey, American actress (Affairs With a Stranger), dies at 92
1988 Highlights

About March 13, 1988

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 8 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Pisces