Historical Events on November 8, 1988

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 900 die as earthquake hits China
  • Arco Arena in Sacramento CA opens, Sac Kings lose to Seattle, 97-75
  • Rafael Fernandez Col√≥n elected as president of Puerto Rico
  • Vice President George H. W. Bush is elected President of the United States, defeating Democrat candidate Michael Dukakis