Historical Events In 1987
Monday, 19 April 2021
Jul 13 On this day in history patience Collier, dies
Jul 14 On this day in history greyhound Bus buys Trailways Bus for $80 million
Jul 14 Lt Col Oliver North concludes 6 days of Congressional testimony on this day in history.
Jul 14 In the year 1987 steve Miller's star is unveiled on Hollywood's Walk of Fame
Jul 14 In the year 1987 taiwan ends 37 years of martial law
Jul 15 In the year 1987 john Poindexter testifies at Iran-Contra hearings
Jul 17 On this day in history 10 teens die in Guadalupe River flood (Comfort, Tx)
Jul 18 Gilberto Freye, Brazilian sociologist/writer, dies at 87 on this day in history.
Jul 18 Molly Yard elected new pres of Natl Org for Women in the year 1987.
Jul 18 In the year 1987 yanks Don Mattingly ties major league record of HRs in 8 cons games
Jul 21 Navy escorts first Earnest Will Convoy in the Persian Gulf on this day in history.
Jul 22 A G Kripal Singh, cricketer (14 Tests for India), dies in the year 1987.
Jul 22 Soyuz TM-3 launched with 3 cosmonauts (1 Syrian) in the year 1987.
Jul 22 In the year 1987 uS began escorting re-flagged Kuwaiti tankers in Persian Gulf
Jul 24 IBM-PC DOS Version 3.3 (updated) released on this day in history.
Jul 25 On this day in history malcolm Baldrige, Secretary of Commerce, dies of internal injuries
Jul 25 On this day in history sherri Martel beats Fabulous Moolah for WWF Woman's Championship Belt
Jul 25 In the year 1987 uSSR launches Kosmos 1870, 15-ton Earth-study satellite
Jul 26 Joe Liggins, US composer (I've a Right to Cry), dies at 71 on this day in history.
Jul 27 John Demjanjuk, accused Nazi "Ivan the Terrible" testifies in Israel in the year 1987.
Jul 27 In the year 1987 travis Jackson, baseball player (NY Giants), dies at 83
Jul 28 Angel Cordero Jr becomes the 4th jockey to win 6,000 races in the year 1987.
Jul 28 In the year 1987 james Burnham, philosopher (Coming Defeat of Communism), dies at 81
Jul 29 Arthur Chipperfield, cricketer (14 Tests for Australia), dies on this day in history.
Jul 29 In the year 1987 ben & Jerry's & Jerry Garcia agree on a new flavor Cherry Garcia
Jul 30 On this day in history mary Spinell, actress (Last Horror Film), dies
Jul 31 In the year 1987 rockwell International awarded contract to build a 5th shuttle
Aug 01 Benson Fong, actress (Charlie Chan, Purple Heart), dies at 70 on this day in history.
Aug 01 On this day in history crossbow flight record (2,005 yds 1'9") set by Harry Drake in Nevada
Aug 01 Michael Andretti runs fastest Indy car race in history (171.49 MPH) on this day in history.
Aug 01 On this day in history mike Tyson beats Tony Tucker to become undisputed boxing champion
Aug 02 On this day in history don Brown sets flight record for handbow (1,336 yds 1'3")
Aug 02 Michael Andretti runs fastest Indy car race in history (171.49 MPH) in the year 1987.
Aug 02 On this day in history myron Stout, US abstract artist, dies at 79