What Happened on October 10, 1988

Historical Events

  • 22nd Country Music Association Award: Highway 101, K. T. Oslin win
  • NBC premieres tele-biopic, "Winnie", starring Meredith Baxter and based on life of [Gwyanna] Winifred Sprockett

Famous Birthdays

  • Jodie Devos, Belgian operatic soprano, born in Libramont-Chevigny, Belgium
  • Rose McIver, New Zealand actress (iZombie), born in Auckland, New Zealand
1988 Highlights

About October 10, 1988

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 1 month and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Columbus Day (United States), Thanksgiving (Canada)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Libra

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Red Red Wine - UB40
  • UK #1 Song: One Moment In Time - Whitney Houston