Historical Events In 1987
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Dec 06 James Dobson, actor (Impulse, Jet Attack, Okinawa), dies in the year 1987.
Dec 07 On this day in history 43 die in Pacific Southwest Airline crash in California (man shot pilots)
Dec 07 Gorbachev arrives in the US for a summit meeting in the year 1987.
Dec 08 Occupied Palestinians start "intefadeh" (uprising) against Israel in the year 1987.
Dec 08 President Reagan & Soviet General Secretary Gorbachev sign a treaty eliminating medium range nuclear missiles in the year 1987.
Dec 09 In the year 1987 palestine uprising begin in Israeli-occupied West Bank
Dec 10 "Nightline" is seen in the USSR for first time in the year 1987.
Dec 10 On this day in history jascha Heifetz, Russia, violinist, dies at 86
Dec 12 On this day in history louis de Meester, composer, dies at 83
Dec 14 In the year 1987 in the worst attack on merchant shipping in the 'Gulf War', 21 crewmen from a Norwegian tanker are killed
Dec 14 In the year 1987 paul Clinton Sundberg, actor (Belle of NY, Easter Parade), dies
Dec 16 Albert P Morano, (Rep-R-Conn, 1951-59), dies at 79 in the year 1987.
Dec 16 Roh Tae Woo wins Presidential Election in South Korea on this day in history.
Dec 17 On this day in history bernard Cardinal Alfrink, archbishop of Utrecht Neth, dies at 87
Dec 18 In the year 1987 benazir Bhutto, Pakistan's future pres, marries Asif Ali Zardari
Dec 18 In the year 1987 federal Judge Morris E. Lasker sentenced Ivan Boesky,the once mighty arbitrageur to a three-year prison term
Dec 20 On this day in history worst peacetime shipping disaster, Dona Paz collides with Vector 1,749 confirmed deaths (probably closer to 3,000)
Dec 21 3 white New York teens convicted of manslaughter in death of a black man in the year 1987.
Dec 21 On this day in history robert Paige, actor (Son of Dracula, Pardon My Sarong), dies
Dec 21 On this day in history soyuz TM-4 carries 3 cosmonauts to space station Mir
Dec 22 Alice Terry, [Taaffe], actress (4 Horsemen of Apocalypse), dies on this day in history.
Dec 22 In the year 1987 canada beats Finland 4-1 to win first-ever gold medal at the annual Izvestia hockey tournament.
Dec 22 Motley Crue's Nikki Sixx overdoses from Heroin on this day in history.
Dec 23 Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme, serving a life sentence for attempted assassination of President Gerald R Ford escapes from Alderson Prison in the year 1987.
Dec 24 In the year 1987 john M "Joop" de Uyl, Dutch social-dem premier (1973-77), dies at 68
Dec 27 On this day in history priscilla Dean, actress (Outside the Law), dies of injuries at 91
Dec 28 In the year 1987 charles Malik, Lebanon's 1st delegate to UN, dies at 81
Dec 28 In the year 1987 in Arkansas R Gene Simmons kills 16