What Happened on September 4, 1988

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mike Tyson crashes a silver BMW into a tree near Catskills NY

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Mike Tyson
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Mike Tyson
  • The relocated Phoenix Cardinals play first regular-season NFL game; lose 21-14 v Bengals at Riverfront Stadium in Cincinnati

Famous Birthdays

  • John Tyler Hammons, American politician

Famous Weddings

  • Actor Kevin Bacon marries actress Kyra Sedgwick