Historical Events In 1987
Friday, 18 September 2020
Sep 02 On this day in history donald Trump takes out a full page NY Times ad lambasting Japan
Sep 02 West German pilot Mathias Rust, who flew a private plane from Helsinki Finland, to Moscow's Red Square, goes on trial in Russia in the year 1987.
Sep 03 In the year 1987 morton Feldman, US composer, dies at 61
Sep 05 In the year 1987 bill Bowes, cricketer (Bodyline bowler, 68 wkts for England), dies
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 In the year 1987 gary Hart admits to cheating on his wife on "Nightline"
Sep 09 Gerrit John Heijn, senior executive (Ahold), kidnapped/murdered on this day in history.
Sep 10 Pope John Paul II arrives in Miami to begin a 10 day tour of the US on this day in history.
Sep 11 Lorne Greene broadcaster, actor died at Santa Monica California in the year 1987.
Sep 11 Lorne Greene, actor (Bonanza, Battlestar Galactica), dies at 72 on this day in history.
Sep 12 In the year 1987 john Qualen, actor (Patch of Blue, Jungle Book), dies
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 Bob Tadema Sporry, author, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Sep 16 In the year 1987 nASA launches space vehicle S-209
Sep 17 In the year 1987 phila celebrates 200th anniversary of the Constitution
Sep 20 On this day in history michael Stewart
Sep 21 Ruth Attaway, actress (Porgy & Bess, Conrack, Being There), dies on this day in history.
Sep 22 Christopher Stryker, entertainer, dies at 27 on this day in history.
Sep 23 Bob Fosse, choreographer (All the Jazz), dies at 62 in the year 1987.
Sep 25 In the year 1987 emlyn Williams, actor/director (I Accuse, Ivanhoe, Scarf), dies at 81
Sep 27 NFL players' strike in the year 1987.
Sep 28 Mehdi Hashemi, Iranian aid of Ayatollah Khomeini, shot for treason in the year 1987.
Sep 29 On this day in history henry Ford II, president Ford Motor Co, dies at 70
Sep 30 Alfred Bester, sci-fi author (Dark Side of Earth), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history 6 killed by an earthquake measuring 6.1 in LA
Oct 02 In Peru a 5.4 earthquake killed 3 people and several homes damaged at Santiago de Chuco in the year 1987.
Oct 02 On this day in history madeleine Carroll, actress (39 Steps, Secret Agent), dies at 81
Oct 03 On this day in history jean Anouilh, French playwright (Ball of the Voleurs), dies at 77
Oct 03 In the year 1987 michael Pruffer of France skis 135.26 MPH at Portillo, Chile
Oct 09 Clare A Booth Luce, US diplomat/journalist, dies at 84 in the year 1987.
Oct 10 On this day in history bruce Springsteen releases his 9th album "Tunnel of Love"
Oct 11 200,000 gays march for civil rights in Washington on this day in history.