Historical Events In 1987
Thursday, 09 July 2020
Apr 21 Edith S Green, (Rep-D-Ore), dies at 77 in the year 1987.
Apr 22 On this day in history u.S. Navy ordered to provide assistance to neutral vessels under Iranian attack outside the exclusion zone and that requested help
Apr 23 In the year 1987 28 construction workers killed in an apt collapse in Bridgeport, Ct
Apr 27 In the year 1987 uS Justice Dept bars Austrian Chancellor Kurt Waldheim from entering US, due to his aid of Nazi Germany during WW II
Apr 28 In the year 1987 ben Linder development worker, murdered by Contras in Nicaragua
Apr 28 On this day in history ben Linder, development worker, murdered by Contras in Nicaragua
Apr 30 In the year 1987 hugh Dempster, actor (Anna Karenina, Candles at Nine), dies
Apr 30 On this day in history nY Islander Mike Bossy plays his final game
May 01 British Customs seizes Air Canada jet at Heathrow Airport after discovering a major hashish shipment from India; plane released after Air Canada pays substantial fine on this day in history.
May 01 In the year 1987 pope John Paul II beatifies Edith Stein, a Jewish born nun
May 03 Dicky Fuller, cricketer (one Test for WI 1935, one run, 0-12), dies in the year 1987.
May 03 In the year 1987 miami Herald reports a woman spent Friday &Saturday with Gary Hart
May 04 Cathryn Damon, actress (Mary Campbell-Soap), dies at 56 in the year 1987.
May 05 In the year 1987 congress begins Iran-Contra hearings
May 05 France performs nuclear test at Muruora Island on this day in history.
May 06 Black South African workers go on strike over whites only election in the year 1987.
May 06 Gary Hart denies affair with model Donna Rice in the year 1987.
May 06 In the year 1987 mario Andretti sets the one-lap speed record at Indianapolis 500 at 218.204 MPH
May 06 In the year 1987 pTL's Jim Bakker & Rich Dortch dismissed from Assemblies of God
May 06 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR on this day in history.
May 06 William J Casey, director of CIA (1981-87), dies at 73 on this day in history.
May 07 Colin Blakely, dies at 56 on this day in history.
May 07 Diane Chambers' (Shelley Long) final episode on Cheers on this day in history.
May 08 In the year 1987 gary Hart quits democratic presidential race (Donna Rice affair)
May 08 In the year 1987 pam Ewing, (Victoria Principal) character on Dallas, is killed off
May 09 In the year 1987 183 die aboard a Polish jetliner that crashes in Warsaw
May 09 In the year 1987 actor Tom Cruise (27) &actress Mimi Rogers (33), marry
May 09 On this day in history obafemi Awolowo, Nigeria, pres of Nigeria (1979-83), dies at 78
May 11 Corazon Aquino is elected President in the Philippines in the year 1987.
May 11 On this day in history first heart-lung transplant take place (Baltimore)
May 11 In the year 1987 the first heart-lung transplant take place (Baltimore)
May 12 On this day in history victor Feldman, pianist/drummer, dies at 53
May 13 On this day in history ajax wins 27th Europe Cup II
May 14 "Little Shop of Horrors" is released in Germany in the year 1987.