Biggest Events of the Year 1988

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1Iran-Iraq war ends
21988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea
3Nelson Mandela 70th Birthday Tribute Wembley Stadium, London
4NASA resumes space shuttle flights, grounded after the Challenger disaster
51988 Winter Olympics in Calgary, Canada
6Mikhail Gorbachev is named head of the Supreme Soviet
7Yasser Arafat recognizes the right of Israel to exist
8The Morris worm, the first internet-distributed computer worm to gain significant mainstream media attention, was launched from MIT
9Die Hard opens in theaters, starring Bruce Willis
10In Japan, the Sega Megadrive is released for the first time

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11The Lizard Man of Scape Ore Swamp is first reported
12Pi Day is first established
13Murder of Judith Barsi
14The Satanic Verses controversy
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