Historical Events In 1987
Saturday, 04 July 2020
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 in the year 1987.
Jan 19 Guy Hunt becomes Alabama's first Republican governor since 1874 on this day in history.
Jan 20 On this day in history anglican Church envoy Terry Waite taken hostage in Beirut, Lebanon
Jan 20 On this day in history rhino Records first #1-Billy Vera & the Beaters' "At This Moment"
Jan 20 Tom Dollery, cricketer (4 Tests for Eng 1947-50), dies in the year 1987.
Jan 21 Archbishop's envoy Terry Waite disappears in Lebanon in the year 1987.
Jan 21 BB King donates his 7,000 record collection to University of Mississippi on this day in history.
Jan 21 In the year 1987 pieter G Buckinx, Flemish writer (7th Day), dies at 83
Jan 22 On this day in history 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 in the year 1987.
Jan 23 Dow Jones rises 64 points then drops 110 points (44.15 point loss) on this day in history.
Jan 23 Japan first exceeds military spending cap of 1% of GNP ($23 billion) on this day in history.
Jan 24 In the year 1987 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 in the year 1987.
Jan 29 Ivo Lhotka-Kalinski composer, dies at 73 in the year 1987.
Jan 29 Ivo Lhotka-Kalinski, composer, dies at 73 in the year 1987.
Jan 29 Lisa files for separation from husband New York Met Darryl Strawberry in the year 1987.
Jan 29 On this day in history william J Casey, ends term as 13th director of CIA
Jan 30 In the year 1987 angelo Rutherford, actor (Willie-Gentle Ben), dies at 32
Jan 31 In the year 1987 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 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 in the year 1987.
Feb 02 In the year 1987 alfred Lion, record founder (Blue Note), dies at 78
Feb 02 On this day in history philippines adopts constitution
Feb 03 In the year 1987 san Diego Yacht Club celebrates return of America's Cup
Feb 04 Flamboyant pianist-entertainer Liberace dies at his Palm Springs, California, home at age 67 on this day in history.
Feb 04 In the year 1987 liberace, pianist (Liberace Show, Evil Chandell-Batman), dies at 67