Historical Events In 1987
Sunday, 18 April 2021
Jul 13 Patience Collier, dies on this day in history.
Jul 14 Greyhound Bus buys Trailways Bus for $80 million on this day in history.
Jul 14 On this day in history lt Col Oliver North concludes 6 days of Congressional testimony
Jul 14 On this day in history steve Miller's star is unveiled on Hollywood's Walk of Fame
Jul 14 Taiwan ends 37 years of martial law in the year 1987.
Jul 15 In the year 1987 john Poindexter testifies at Iran-Contra hearings
Jul 17 10 teens die in Guadalupe River flood (Comfort, Tx) in the year 1987.
Jul 18 On this day in history gilberto Freye, Brazilian sociologist/writer, dies at 87
Jul 18 In the year 1987 molly Yard elected new pres of Natl Org for Women
Jul 18 Yanks Don Mattingly ties major league record of HRs in 8 cons games in the year 1987.
Jul 21 On this day in history navy escorts first Earnest Will Convoy in the Persian Gulf.
Jul 22 In the year 1987 a G Kripal Singh, cricketer (14 Tests for India), dies
Jul 22 In the year 1987 soyuz TM-3 launched with 3 cosmonauts (1 Syrian)
Jul 22 US began escorting re-flagged Kuwaiti tankers in Persian Gulf in the year 1987.
Jul 24 In the year 1987 iBM-PC DOS Version 3.3 (updated) released
Jul 25 On this day in history malcolm Baldrige, Secretary of Commerce, dies of internal injuries
Jul 25 On this day in history sherri Martel beats Fabulous Moolah for WWF Woman's Championship Belt
Jul 25 USSR launches Kosmos 1870, 15-ton Earth-study satellite in the year 1987.
Jul 26 In the year 1987 joe Liggins, US composer (I've a Right to Cry), dies at 71
Jul 27 John Demjanjuk, accused Nazi "Ivan the Terrible" testifies in Israel in the year 1987.
Jul 27 In the year 1987 travis Jackson, baseball player (NY Giants), dies at 83
Jul 28 On this day in history angel Cordero Jr becomes the 4th jockey to win 6,000 races
Jul 28 James Burnham, philosopher (Coming Defeat of Communism), dies at 81 in the year 1987.
Jul 29 In the year 1987 arthur Chipperfield, cricketer (14 Tests for Australia), dies
Jul 29 Ben & Jerry's & Jerry Garcia agree on a new flavor Cherry Garcia on this day in history.
Jul 30 Mary Spinell, actress (Last Horror Film), dies on this day in history.
Jul 31 Rockwell International awarded contract to build a 5th shuttle on this day in history.
Aug 01 Benson Fong, actress (Charlie Chan, Purple Heart), dies at 70 on this day in history.
Aug 01 On this day in history crossbow flight record (2,005 yds 1'9") set by Harry Drake in Nevada
Aug 01 On this day in history michael Andretti runs fastest Indy car race in history (171.49 MPH)
Aug 01 On this day in history mike Tyson beats Tony Tucker to become undisputed boxing champion
Aug 02 In the year 1987 don Brown sets flight record for handbow (1,336 yds 1'3")
Aug 02 On this day in history michael Andretti runs fastest Indy car race in history (171.49 MPH)
Aug 02 Myron Stout, US abstract artist, dies at 79 in the year 1987.