On This Day

What Happened on March 30, 1988

Historical Events

Music awardsSoul Train Music Awards

2nd Soul Train Music Awards: Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston win

King of Pop Michael Jackson
King of Pop
Michael Jackson
Singer Whitney Houston
Whitney Houston
  • Tamil Nadu beat Railways by inns & 144 to win Ranji Trophy

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestRichard Sherman

Richard Sherman, American NFL cornerback (San Francisco 49ers), born in Compton, California

NFL Player Richard Sherman
NFL Player
Richard Sherman

Famous Deaths

  • Edgar Faure, Prime Minister of France (1952, 52-56) and writer, dies at 79
1988 Highlights

About March 30, 1988

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 4 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries