What Happened on October 21, 1988

Historical Events

  • Bat*21, an American war film, is released
  • Boston Celtics beat Yugoslavia 113-85 in Madrid

Event of Interest

Philippine former first couple Ferdinand & Imelda Marcos indicted on racketeering charges

1988 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Ajaz Patel, New Zealand cricket spin bowler (10-119 v India 2021; one of 3 to take 10 wickets in Test innings), born in Mumbai, India
  • Glen Powell, American actor (Top Gun: Maverick), born in Austin, Texas
  • Hope Hicks, American political operative, White House Communications Director (2017-), born in Greenwich, Connecticut
Born in 1988

About October 21, 1988

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 7 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Libra

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