What Happened on September 17, 1988

Historical Events

  • 13th Toronto International Film Festival: "Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown" directed by Pedro Almodovar wins the People's Choice Award
  • 24th Olympic games open at Seoul, Korea
  • Jeff Reardon becomes 1st to record 40 or more saves in both AL & NL
1988 History

About September 17, 1988

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Virgo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Sweet Child O' Mine - Guns N' Roses
  • UK #1 Song: A Groovy Kind Of Love - Phil Collins