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Class of 1988 – 25th Reunion Calyx Submissions

World Events in 1988:
-Average Price for new car $10,400.00
-After 8 years and 1.5 million dead the Iran — Iraq war ends
-Suspected Libyan terrorist bomb explodes on Pan Am jet over Lockerbie in Scotland on December 21st killing all 259 on board and 11 on the ground

-The Winter Olympic Games are held in Calgary, Alberta, Canada
-The Hubble Space Telescope is put into operation
-Stephen Hawking Publishes ” A Brief History Of Time ”
-Benazir Bhutto is elected to be Prime Minister of Pakistan

-Rain Man and Who Framed Roger Rabbit are in the theaters
-Robert Palmer, Gloria Estefan, and Guns N’ Roses are popular music acts
-Over 1/3 of Yellowstone National Park is destroyed when a a series of more than 250 small different fires combined with the 1988 Drought destroys 793,880 acres of the park.

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