This event was broadcast live from the James L. Knight Center in Miami Florida on June 8th 1988. Nicknamed "Miami Mayhem" The show drew 2400 people and was the second of the Clash of the Champions specials. This special would be the first to be used as set-ups for future Pay-Per-Views for the NWA (National Wrestling Alliance). This Clash of the Champions special was a set-up for the upcoming "Great American Bash 88'" which was held on July 10th, 1988.
George Michael George performing at Wembley Stadium for the Nelson Mandela 70th Birthday Tribute on June 11, 1988. His three song set included Stevie Wonder's "Village Ghetto Land", Marvin Gaye's "Sexual Healing", and his version of Gladys Knight & The Pips' "If You Were My Woman"!
Salman Rushdie (1947 Jun 19, Mumbai); British Indian novelist and essayist; catapulted to controversial infamy 1988 with 4th novel The Satanic Verses; Commandeur de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres of France Jan 1999 + 2007 Jun knighted in UK; since 2000 prof. @Emory University, US
Ellen Kelly, photographed in 1911 at age seventy-nine, with two of her grand-daughters, Lil and Alice Knight, daughters of Ellen junior. This amazing woman would live a further fourteen years and witness the birth of the motor car in Australia as well as listen to the horror stories from grandsons who survived the front lines of World War One.