On February 23, 1988 — 1988 – A committee of Chicago aldermen vote 7-2 to allow the Cubs to install lights and play up to 18 night games a year at Wrigley Field. The Cubs had feared losing the 1990 All-Star Game, as well as future playoff and World Series games, if lights were not installed.

Source:
Baseball Reference February 23
SABR Games Project
National Pastime February 23
Hall of Fame
Replay The Game
Retro Sheet

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