On This Day

What Happened on November 3, 1988

Historical Events

  • Pakistan claims it downed Afghan warplane

Historic Event

President Reagan signs credit-card disclosure-bill

US President & Actor Ronald Reagan
US President & Actor
Ronald Reagan
  • Soviet Union agrees to allow teaching of Hebrew

Film & TV History

Talk-show host Geraldo Rivera's nose is broken as Roy Innis brawls with skinheads at TV taping

TV Host and News Personality Geraldo Rivera
TV Host and News Personality
Geraldo Rivera

Famous Birthdays

  • Angus McLaren, Australian Actor

Famous Deaths

  • Henri van Praag, Dutch para-psychologist, dies
1988 Highlights

About November 3, 1988

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 11 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Scorpio