On This Day

What Happened on September 17, 1988

Day of the Week: Saturday

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