Historical Events In 1987
Sunday, 18 April 2021
Sep 02 In the year 1987 donald Trump takes out a full page NY Times ad lambasting Japan
Sep 02 On this day in history west German pilot Mathias Rust, who flew a private plane from Helsinki Finland, to Moscow's Red Square, goes on trial in Russia
Sep 03 On this day in history morton Feldman, US composer, dies at 61
Sep 05 Bill Bowes, cricketer (Bodyline bowler, 68 wkts for England), dies on this day in history.
Sep 06 In the year 1987 kurdish leaders appeal to the UN for protection from Iraqi attacks
Sep 06 Saskatchewan's Dave Ridgway kicks a CFL-record 60-yard field goal on this day in history.
Sep 09 On this day in history gary Hart admits to cheating on his wife on "Nightline"
Sep 09 In the year 1987 gerrit John Heijn, senior executive (Ahold), kidnapped/murdered
Sep 10 On this day in history pope John Paul II arrives in Miami to begin a 10 day tour of the US.
Sep 11 On this day in history lorne Greene broadcaster, actor died at Santa Monica California
Sep 11 Lorne Greene, actor (Bonanza, Battlestar Galactica), dies at 72 in the year 1987.
Sep 12 John Qualen, actor (Patch of Blue, Jungle Book), dies on this day in history.
Sep 13 On this day in history mervyn Leroy, actor/screenwriter/director (Quo Vadis), dies at 86
Sep 13 On this day in history paul Lynch of Great Britain does 32,573 push-ups in 24 hours
Sep 15 On this day in history bob Tadema Sporry, author, dies at 75
Sep 16 NASA launches space vehicle S-209 in the year 1987.
Sep 17 Phila celebrates 200th anniversary of the Constitution on this day in history.
Sep 20 In the year 1987 michael Stewart
Sep 21 Ruth Attaway, actress (Porgy & Bess, Conrack, Being There), dies in the year 1987.
Sep 22 In the year 1987 christopher Stryker, entertainer, dies at 27
Sep 23 In the year 1987 bob Fosse, choreographer (All the Jazz), dies at 62
Sep 25 On this day in history emlyn Williams, actor/director (I Accuse, Ivanhoe, Scarf), dies at 81
Sep 27 On this day in history nFL players' strike
Sep 28 Mehdi Hashemi, Iranian aid of Ayatollah Khomeini, shot for treason on this day in history.
Sep 29 Henry Ford II, president Ford Motor Co, dies at 70 in the year 1987.
Sep 30 In the year 1987 alfred Bester, sci-fi author (Dark Side of Earth), dies at 73
Oct 01 6 killed by an earthquake measuring 6.1 in LA on this day in history.
Oct 02 On this day in history in Peru a 5.4 earthquake killed 3 people and several homes damaged at Santiago de Chuco.
Oct 02 On this day in history madeleine Carroll, actress (39 Steps, Secret Agent), dies at 81
Oct 03 Jean Anouilh, French playwright (Ball of the Voleurs), dies at 77 in the year 1987.
Oct 03 On this day in history michael Pruffer of France skis 135.26 MPH at Portillo, Chile
Oct 09 Clare A Booth Luce, US diplomat/journalist, dies at 84 on this day in history.
Oct 10 Bruce Springsteen releases his 9th album "Tunnel of Love" in the year 1987.
Oct 11 On this day in history 200,000 gays march for civil rights in Washington