May 29, 2008
1. I Want To Know What Love Is - Foreigner
2. Careless Whisper - Wham! featuring George Michael
3. Can't Fight This Feeling - REO Speedwagon
4. One More Night - Phil Collins
5. We Are the World - U.S.A. for Africa
6. Crazy for You - Madonna
7. Don't You - Simple Minds
8. Everything She Wants - Wham!
9. Everyone Wants to Rule the World - Tears for Fears
10.Heaven - Bryan Adams
2. Beverly Hills Cop
5. The Goonies
6. The Jewel of the Nile
7. National Lampoon's European Vacation
8. Pale Rider
9. Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment
10. Rambo: First Blood, Part II
Most Popular Television Shows
1. The Cosby Show
2. Family Ties
3. Murder, She Wrote
4. 60 Minutes
8. The Golden Girls
9. Miami Vice
10. Who's the Boss?
Best Picture:"Out of Africa"
Best Director Sydney Pollack ... "Out of Africa"
Best Actor:William Hurt ... "Kiss of the Spider Woman"
Best Actress:Geraldine Page ... "The Trip to Bountiful"
Record of the Year: "We Are the World" ... USA for Africa
Song of the Year: "We Are the World" ... Michael Jackson & Lionel Richie
Best Album: "No Jacket Required" ... Phil Collins
Male Vocalist: Phil Collins ... "No Jacket Required"
Female Vocalist:Whitney Houston ... "Saving All My Love for You"
Drama: Steven Sondheim & James Lapine ... "Sunday In the Park With George"
Fiction: Alison Lurie ... "Foreign Affairs"
International Reporting: Josh Friedman & Dennis Bell. Newsday (Garden City, NY)
National Reporting: Thomas J. Knudson ... "Des Moines Register"
Public Service: "Ft. Worth Star-Telegram"
New Coke debuts
Coca-Cola replaces its original formula with "New Coke" recipe to compete with Pepsi-Cola. Public outcry quickly develops and the company brings back the original Coke.
The all-star rock concert, held in Philadephia and London, raises $70 million for African famine relief.
Titanic wreckage found
The Titanic wreckage is discovered on the ocean floor of the North Atlantic.
Nintendo releases the Nintendo Entertainment System
Mohammed Alfayed buys london based department store harrods
STS-51-G Space Shuttle Discovery completed its mission, best remembered for having Sultan bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the first Arab and first Muslim in space, as a Payload Specialist.
Tommy Hilfiger brand established
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