Historical Events In 1987
Thursday, 06 May 2021
Jan 18 11th Soap Opera Digest Poll Awards - Days of Our Live wins on this day in history.
Jan 19 Gerald Brenan, English writer, dies at 92 on this day in history.
Jan 19 In the year 1987 guy Hunt becomes Alabama's first Republican governor since 1874
Jan 20 On this day in history anglican Church envoy Terry Waite taken hostage in Beirut, Lebanon
Jan 20 In the year 1987 rhino Records first #1-Billy Vera & the Beaters' "At This Moment"
Jan 20 Tom Dollery, cricketer (4 Tests for Eng 1947-50), dies on this day in history.
Jan 21 In the year 1987 archbishop's envoy Terry Waite disappears in Lebanon
Jan 21 On this day in history bB King donates his 7,000 record collection to University of Mississippi
Jan 21 Pieter G Buckinx, Flemish writer (7th Day), dies at 83 on this day in history.
Jan 22 In the year 1987 glen Tremml, 27, pedaled the ultralight aircraft Eagle over Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., for a human-powered flight record of 37.2 miles.
Jan 22 R Budd Dwyer, Penns State Treasurer, facing prison for conspiracy & perjury, shot himself to death at a televised news conference on this day in history.
Jan 23 On this day in history dow Jones rises 64 points then drops 110 points (44.15 point loss)
Jan 23 On this day in history japan first exceeds military spending cap of 1% of GNP ($23 billion)
Jan 24 On this day in history 61st Australian Women's Tennis H Mandlikova beat M Navratilova (75 76)
Jan 25 In the year 1987 emil Hlobil, composer, dies at 85
Jan 26 14th American Music Award Whitney Houston, Lionel Richie &Alabama in the year 1987.
Jan 26 Hart Foundation beat British Bulldogs for WWF tag team title in the year 1987.
Jan 27 Midnight Rockers beat Buddy Rose &Doug Somers for AWA World Tag Team in the year 1987.
Jan 28 US Foreign minister George Shultz meets ANC-leader Oliver Tambo on this day in history.
Jan 29 Ivo Lhotka-Kalinski composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
Jan 29 In the year 1987 ivo Lhotka-Kalinski, composer, dies at 73
Jan 29 In the year 1987 lisa files for separation from husband New York Met Darryl Strawberry
Jan 29 In the year 1987 william J Casey, ends term as 13th director of CIA
Jan 30 Angelo Rutherford, actor (Willie-Gentle Ben), dies at 32 in the year 1987.
Jan 31 On this day in history 44th Golden Globes Platoon, Marlee Matlin win
Jan 31 Cut-price airline People Express flies its last flights before becoming part of Continental Airlines in the year 1987.
Jan 31 In the year 1987 united Steelworkers union ratified a concessionary contract with USX Corp
Feb 01 In the year 1987 163 day strike against Deere & Company ends, workers accept wage freeze
Feb 01 In the year 1987 erin Westmore, makeup artist (Hollywood Backstage), dies at 82
Feb 02 Alfred Lion, record founder (Blue Note), dies at 78 on this day in history.
Feb 02 In the year 1987 philippines adopts constitution
Feb 03 San Diego Yacht Club celebrates return of America's Cup on this day in history.
Feb 04 In the year 1987 flamboyant pianist-entertainer Liberace dies at his Palm Springs, California, home at age 67.
Feb 04 Liberace, pianist (Liberace Show, Evil Chandell-Batman), dies at 67 on this day in history.