What Happened on September 25, 1988

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Christopher Jacobs, Troy Dalbey, Tom Hunter & Matt Biondi, swim world record 4x100m freestyle (3:16.53)
  • Florence Griffith Joyner runs Olympic record 100m in 10.54s
  • Kathy Guadagnino wins LPGA Konica San Jose Golf Classic


Pope John Paul II beatifies Friar Junípero Serra (founder of 1st Californian missions)

Missionary Junípero Serra
Junípero Serra
264th Pope John Paul II
264th Pope
John Paul II

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Actor Paul Gross (29) weds actress Martha Burns

Actor and Director Paul Gross
Actor and Director
Paul Gross

Famous Deaths

  • Billy Carter, brother of US President Jimmy Carter, dies of cancer at 51