What Happened on October 18, 1988

Historical Events

Television Premiere

"Roseanne" TV comedy starring Roseanne Barr, John Goodman and Laurie Metcalf premieres in the US on ABC

  • Israel's supreme court uphold's ban on Kahane`s Kach Party as racist
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
1988 History

Famous Deaths

  • Dimitri Frenkel Frank, writer/director (Hadimassa), dies at 60

About October 18, 1988

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 7 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Libra

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