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  • Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, New York, U.S.
    Wednesday Jan 20, 1988
    The Beatles

    The Beatles were Inducted Into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

    Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, New York, U.S.
    Wednesday Jan 20, 1988

    In 1988, the Beatles were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, their first year of eligibility. Harrison and Starr attended the ceremony with Lennon's widow, Yoko Ono, and his two sons, Julian and Sean. McCartney declined to attend, citing unresolved "business differences" that would make him "feel like a complete hypocrite waving and smiling with them at a fake reunion".




  • U.S.
    Friday Jul 1, 1988
    Nike, Inc.

    Nike's first "Just Do It" Advertisement

    U.S.
    Friday Jul 1, 1988

    Walt Stack was featured in Nike's first "Just Do It" advertisement, which debuted on July 1, 1988.




  • California, U.S.
    Tuesday Dec 6, 1988
    Robin Williams

    Velardi's divorce

    California, U.S.
    Tuesday Dec 6, 1988

    Velardi and Williams were divorced in 1988. While it was reported that Williams began an affair with Zachary's nanny Marsha Garces in 1986, Velardi stated in the 2018 documentary Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind that the relationship with Garces began after the two had separated.




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