Historical Events In 1987
Saturday, 04 July 2020
Dec 06 James Dobson, actor (Impulse, Jet Attack, Okinawa), dies on this day in history.
Dec 07 43 die in Pacific Southwest Airline crash in California (man shot pilots) on this day in history.
Dec 07 Gorbachev arrives in the US for a summit meeting on this day in history.
Dec 08 In the year 1987 occupied Palestinians start "intefadeh" (uprising) against Israel
Dec 08 On this day in history president Reagan & Soviet General Secretary Gorbachev sign a treaty eliminating medium range nuclear missiles
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 on this day in history.
Dec 10 Jascha Heifetz, Russia, violinist, dies at 86 on this day in history.
Dec 12 Louis de Meester, composer, dies at 83 in the year 1987.
Dec 14 In the worst attack on merchant shipping in the 'Gulf War', 21 crewmen from a Norwegian tanker are killed on this day in history.
Dec 14 On this day in history 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 in the year 1987.
Dec 17 On this day in history bernard Cardinal Alfrink, archbishop of Utrecht Neth, dies at 87
Dec 18 Benazir Bhutto, Pakistan's future pres, marries Asif Ali Zardari on this day in history.
Dec 18 Federal Judge Morris E. Lasker sentenced Ivan Boesky,the once mighty arbitrageur to a three-year prison term in the year 1987.
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 On this day in history 3 white New York teens convicted of manslaughter in death of a black man
Dec 21 In the year 1987 robert Paige, actor (Son of Dracula, Pardon My Sarong), dies
Dec 21 Soyuz TM-4 carries 3 cosmonauts to space station Mir in the year 1987.
Dec 22 Alice Terry, [Taaffe], actress (4 Horsemen of Apocalypse), dies in the year 1987.
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 in the year 1987.
Dec 23 Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme, serving a life sentence for attempted assassination of President Gerald R Ford escapes from Alderson Prison on this day in history.
Dec 24 John M "Joop" de Uyl, Dutch social-dem premier (1973-77), dies at 68 on this day in history.
Dec 27 On this day in history priscilla Dean, actress (Outside the Law), dies of injuries at 91
Dec 28 On this day in history charles Malik, Lebanon's 1st delegate to UN, dies at 81
Dec 28 In Arkansas R Gene Simmons kills 16 on this day in history.