Historical Events In 1987
Tuesday, 11 May 2021
Feb 20 On this day in history ivan Brkanovic, composer, dies at 80
Feb 21 Cindy Rarick wins LPGA Tsumura Hawaiian Ladies Golf Open on this day in history.
Feb 21 Syrian army marches into Beirut in the year 1987.
Feb 22 Pop artist Andy Warhol dies in New York City at age 58 on this day in history.
Feb 23 In the year 1987 dick Howser retires from managing Kansas City Royals, due to brain tumor
Feb 23 In the year 1987 esmond Knight, actor (Black Narcissus, Henry V), dies at 80
Feb 23 In the year 1987 russian Writers Union accepts Boris Pasternak posthumous as member
Feb 23 On this day in history supernova 1987A in LMC first seen; first naked-eye supernova since 1604
Feb 24 29th Grammy Awards Higher Love, Graceland, Bruce Hornsby win in the year 1987.
Feb 24 Radio personality Larry King suffers a heart attack on this day in history.
Feb 25 On this day in history james Coco, actor (Joe-Dumplings), dies at 58
Feb 25 In the year 1987 uS Supreme Court upholds (5-4) affirmative action
Feb 26 NASA launches GEOS-H on this day in history.
Feb 26 The first release of Beatles compact discs in the year 1987.
Feb 26 The Tower Commission report is issued, chiding President Reagan for his national security staff's actions in the Iran-Contra affair in the year 1987.
Feb 26 On this day in history uSSR resumes nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR
Feb 27 On this day in history "Washington Week In Review," 20th anniversary on PBS
Feb 27 Donald Regan resigned as White House chief of staff on this day in history.
Feb 27 Joan Greenwood, English actress (Gentle Sex, Bad Sister), dies at 65 in the year 1987.
Feb 27 Mike Conley triple jumps world indoor record (17.76 meters) on this day in history.
Feb 27 In the year 1987 nCAA cancels SMU's entire 1987 football schedule for gross violations of NCAA rules regarding athletic
Feb 28 In the year 1987 anny Ondra, actress (Blackmail), dies at 83
Mar 01 Jane Geddes wins LPGA Women's Kemper Golf Open on this day in history.
Mar 02 Randolph Scott, actor (Ft Worth, Gung Ho, Jesse James), dies at 89 in the year 1987.
Mar 03 On this day in history actor, singer, dancer, comedian, broadcaster and American entertainment icon, Danny Kaye, died in Los Angeles at the age of 74.
Mar 03 Danny Kaye, comedian (Danny Kaye Show), dies at 74 in the year 1987.
Mar 06 On this day in history 6.8 earthquake hits Ecuador, kills 100
Mar 06 A British ferry sinks off the Belgian port of Zeebrugg, killing 189 in the year 1987.
Mar 06 Belgium ferry boat "Herald of Free Enterprise" capsizes/sinks; 192 die on this day in history.
Mar 06 Ecuador earthquakes in Ecuador killing 5,000 people on this day in history.
Mar 06 On this day in history in the Colombia - Ecuador region a 7.0 earthquake killed approximately 1,000 people, 4,000 missing, 20,000 homeless, extensive damage, landslides and ground cracks in Napo Province and in the Quito-Tulcan area, Ecuador
Mar 07 On this day in history diane Chambers' (Shelley Long) final episode on Cheers
Mar 07 On this day in history gavaskar becomes first cricket batsman to score 10,000 Test runs
Mar 07 On this day in history mike Tyson beats Bonecrusher Smith in 12 for heavyweight boxing title