On This Day

What Happened on September 4, 1988

Historical Events

Sports History

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, born in Muskogee, Oklahoma

Famous Weddings

  • Actor Kevin Bacon marries actress Kyra Sedgwick
1988 Highlights

About September 4, 1988

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 1 month and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Virgo