Historical Events In 1987
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
May 29 On this day in history "Twilight Zone" director John Landis found innocent in death of actor Vic Morrow
May 29 In the year 1987 alain Vincx, Belgian stuntman, dies in an accident at 40
May 29 On this day in history michael Jackson attempts to buy Elephant Man's remains
May 30 Frank Carlson, (Gov/Rep/Sen-R-Ks), dies at 94 in the year 1987.
May 30 Mike Tyson TKOs Pinklon Thomas in 6 for World Boxing Council heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
May 30 North American Philips Company unveils compact disc video in the year 1987.
May 30 Tony Tucker TKOs Buster Douglas in 10 for International Boxing Federation heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
May 30 In the year 1987 west German Mathias Rust lands airplane on Red Square causes quite a stir in the Kremlin!! Some say the beginning of th eend of the R
May 31 In the year 1987 dorothy Patrick, actress (Torch Song, New Orleans, High Wall), dies
Jun 01 In the year 1987 errol W Barrow, PM of Barbados (1961-76), dies at 67
Jun 02 Andres Segovia, Spanish composer/guitarist, dies at 94 on this day in history.
Jun 03 Andres Segovia, guitarist, dies in the year 1987.
Jun 05 On this day in history "Nightline" presents it's first "Town Meeting" the subject is AIDS & the show runs until 3 47 AM
Jun 05 "Nightline" presents it's first "Town Meeting" the subject is AIDS & the show runs until 3:47 AM in the year 1987.
Jun 07 John Blofeld, writer/translator/Zen practitioner, dies at 73 on this day in history.
Jun 08 Yogi Horton, drummer (Luther Vandross), commits suicide at 33 on this day in history.
Jun 09 Grandon Rhodes, actor (Gentleman From Nowhere), dies on this day in history.
Jun 10 On this day in history discovery's SRBs and External Tank are mated
Jun 10 Elizabeth Hartman, actress (Fixer, Patch of Blue), dies at 45 on this day in history.
Jun 11 In the year 1987 margaret Thatcher is first British PM in 160 years to win 3rd cons term
Jun 13 In the year 1987 daniel Buettner, Bret Anderson, Martin Engel &Anne Knabe complete cycling journey of 15,266 mi from Prudhoe Bay, Alaska to Argentina
Jun 13 On this day in history geraldine Page, actress (Blue & Gray), dies at 62
Jun 14 4th full-duration test firing of redesigned SRB motor on this day in history.
Jun 14 Les Favell, cricketer (757 runs for Australia), dies in the year 1987.
Jun 15 J A K Cochrane, cricketer (Test for S Afr 1931), dies in the year 1987.
Jun 16 In the year 1987 joe Robbie Stadium in Miami, opens
Jun 16 Subway gunman Bernhard Goetz acquitted on all but gun possession charges after shooting 4 black youths who tried to rob him on this day in history.
Jun 17 In the year 1987 dick Howser, mgr (NY Yankees & KC Royal), dies of brain cancer at 51
Jun 18 On this day in history bruce Marshall, writer, dies at 87
Jun 19 Ben & Jerry Ice Cream & Grateful Dead's Jerry Garcia announce new Ice Cream flavor, Cherry Garcia in the year 1987.
Jun 19 Geffen records sign their first artist (Donna Summer) in the year 1987.
Jun 19 Wee Willie Keeler's 44 game hitting streak ends on this day in history.
Jun 20 On this day in history johnny Carson marries 4th wife Alexis Mass
Jun 21 In the year 1987 discovery rolls over from OPF to Vandenberg AFB