Historical Events In 1987
Wednesday, 27 January 2021
Jul 13 In the year 1987 patience Collier, dies
Jul 14 On this day in history greyhound Bus buys Trailways Bus for $80 million
Jul 14 In the year 1987 lt Col Oliver North concludes 6 days of Congressional testimony
Jul 14 In the year 1987 steve Miller's star is unveiled on Hollywood's Walk of Fame
Jul 14 In the year 1987 taiwan ends 37 years of martial law
Jul 15 John Poindexter testifies at Iran-Contra hearings in the year 1987.
Jul 17 10 teens die in Guadalupe River flood (Comfort, Tx) on this day in history.
Jul 18 On this day in history gilberto Freye, Brazilian sociologist/writer, dies at 87
Jul 18 Molly Yard elected new pres of Natl Org for Women in the year 1987.
Jul 18 Yanks Don Mattingly ties major league record of HRs in 8 cons games in the year 1987.
Jul 21 Navy escorts first Earnest Will Convoy in the Persian Gulf on this day in history.
Jul 22 On this day in history 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 On this day in history uS began escorting re-flagged Kuwaiti tankers in Persian Gulf
Jul 24 On this day in history iBM-PC DOS Version 3.3 (updated) released
Jul 25 Malcolm Baldrige, Secretary of Commerce, dies of internal injuries in the year 1987.
Jul 25 On this day in history sherri Martel beats Fabulous Moolah for WWF Woman's Championship Belt
Jul 25 In the year 1987 uSSR launches Kosmos 1870, 15-ton Earth-study satellite
Jul 26 On this day in history 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 Travis Jackson, baseball player (NY Giants), dies at 83 in the year 1987.
Jul 28 In the year 1987 angel Cordero Jr becomes the 4th jockey to win 6,000 races
Jul 28 In the year 1987 james Burnham, philosopher (Coming Defeat of Communism), dies at 81
Jul 29 In the year 1987 arthur Chipperfield, cricketer (14 Tests for Australia), dies
Jul 29 On this day in history ben & Jerry's & Jerry Garcia agree on a new flavor Cherry Garcia
Jul 30 On this day in history mary Spinell, actress (Last Horror Film), dies
Jul 31 On this day in history rockwell International awarded contract to build a 5th shuttle
Aug 01 In the year 1987 benson Fong, actress (Charlie Chan, Purple Heart), dies at 70
Aug 01 Crossbow flight record (2,005 yds 1'9") set by Harry Drake in Nevada in the year 1987.
Aug 01 On this day in history michael Andretti runs fastest Indy car race in history (171.49 MPH)
Aug 01 Mike Tyson beats Tony Tucker to become undisputed boxing champion on this day in history.
Aug 02 Don Brown sets flight record for handbow (1,336 yds 1'3") on this day in history.
Aug 02 In the year 1987 michael Andretti runs fastest Indy car race in history (171.49 MPH)
Aug 02 In the year 1987 myron Stout, US abstract artist, dies at 79