What Happened on September 20, 1988

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • "Loving Proof" 2nd studio album by Ricky Van Shelton is released (Billboard Song of the Year 1989)
  • Darrell Evans hits his 400th career home run
  • Greg Louganis wins Olympic gold medal in springboard diving
  • Wade Boggs is 1st player to get 200 hits for 6 consecutive seasons

Famous Deaths

  • Roy Kinnear, actor (Casanova, Pirates, Scrooge, Help!), dies at 54