Historical Events on January 17, 1988

About Jan 17, 1988

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 10 months and 1 day

Historical Events

  • "Teddy & Alice" closes at Minskoff Theater NYC after 77 performances
  • "The Fumble", trailing 38-31 with 1:12 left in the AFC Championship Game, the Browns' Earnest Byner fumbled at the Denver 3-yard line, sending the Broncos to their second consecutive Super Bowl appearance

Event of interestEvent of Interest

AFC Championship Game: Denver Broncos beat Cleveland Browns 38-33

NFL Quarterback John Elway
NFL Quarterback
John Elway
  • Leslie Manigay elected President of Haiti
  • NFC Championship Game: Washington Redskins beat Minnesota Vikings 17-10