February 20, 1988 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • 500 die in heavy rains in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Andre Hoffmann skates world record 1500m (1:52.06)
  • Kelly Hrudy's 5th Islander shut-out win-Hartford 3-0

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Peter Kalikow purchases NY Post from Rupert Murdoch for $37.6 million

Media Mogul Rupert Murdoch
Media Mogul
Rupert Murdoch
  • Rob Druppers runs world record indoor 1000m (2:16.2)