Historical Events In 1987
Thursday, 19 May 2022
Jan 18 In the year 1987 11th Soap Opera Digest Poll Awards - Days of Our Live wins
Jan 19 In the year 1987 gerald Brenan, English writer, dies at 92
Jan 19 Guy Hunt becomes Alabama's first Republican governor since 1874 in the year 1987.
Jan 20 Anglican Church envoy Terry Waite taken hostage in Beirut, Lebanon in the year 1987.
Jan 20 On this day in history rhino Records first #1-Billy Vera & the Beaters' "At This Moment"
Jan 20 In the year 1987 tom Dollery, cricketer (4 Tests for Eng 1947-50), dies
Jan 21 In the year 1987 archbishop's envoy Terry Waite disappears in Lebanon
Jan 21 In the year 1987 bB King donates his 7,000 record collection to University of Mississippi
Jan 21 On this day in history pieter G Buckinx, Flemish writer (7th Day), dies at 83
Jan 22 Glen Tremml, 27, pedaled the ultralight aircraft Eagle over Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., for a human-powered flight record of 37.2 miles in the year 1987.
Jan 22 In the year 1987 r Budd Dwyer, Penns State Treasurer, facing prison for conspiracy & perjury, shot himself to death at a televised news conference
Jan 23 In the year 1987 dow Jones rises 64 points then drops 110 points (44.15 point loss)
Jan 23 Japan first exceeds military spending cap of 1% of GNP ($23 billion) on this day in history.
Jan 24 61st Australian Women's Tennis H Mandlikova beat M Navratilova (75 76) on this day in history.
Jan 25 Emil Hlobil, composer, dies at 85 in the year 1987.
Jan 26 14th American Music Award Whitney Houston, Lionel Richie &Alabama in the year 1987.
Jan 26 In the year 1987 hart Foundation beat British Bulldogs for WWF tag team title
Jan 27 Midnight Rockers beat Buddy Rose &Doug Somers for AWA World Tag Team on this day in history.
Jan 28 US Foreign minister George Shultz meets ANC-leader Oliver Tambo in the year 1987.
Jan 29 Ivo Lhotka-Kalinski composer, dies at 73 in the year 1987.
Jan 29 On this day in history ivo Lhotka-Kalinski, composer, dies at 73
Jan 29 Lisa files for separation from husband New York Met Darryl Strawberry on this day in history.
Jan 29 William J Casey, ends term as 13th director of CIA on this day in history.
Jan 30 Angelo Rutherford, actor (Willie-Gentle Ben), dies at 32 on this day in history.
Jan 31 In the year 1987 44th Golden Globes Platoon, Marlee Matlin win
Jan 31 On this day in history cut-price airline People Express flies its last flights before becoming part of Continental Airlines.
Jan 31 United Steelworkers union ratified a concessionary contract with USX Corp in the year 1987.
Feb 01 On this day in history 163 day strike against Deere & Company ends, workers accept wage freeze
Feb 01 Erin Westmore, makeup artist (Hollywood Backstage), dies at 82 on this day in history.
Feb 02 On this day in history alfred Lion, record founder (Blue Note), dies at 78
Feb 02 Philippines adopts constitution on this day in history.
Feb 03 In the year 1987 san Diego Yacht Club celebrates return of America's Cup
Feb 04 In the year 1987 flamboyant pianist-entertainer Liberace dies at his Palm Springs, California, home at age 67.
Feb 04 In the year 1987 liberace, pianist (Liberace Show, Evil Chandell-Batman), dies at 67