Historical Events In 1987
Saturday, 30 September 2023
Sep 02 Donald Trump takes out a full page NY Times ad lambasting Japan on this day in history.
Sep 02 West German pilot Mathias Rust, who flew a private plane from Helsinki Finland, to Moscow's Red Square, goes on trial in Russia on this day in history.
Sep 03 On this day in history morton Feldman, US composer, dies at 61
Sep 05 Bill Bowes, cricketer (Bodyline bowler, 68 wkts for England), dies in the year 1987.
Sep 06 Kurdish leaders appeal to the UN for protection from Iraqi attacks on this day in history.
Sep 06 Saskatchewan's Dave Ridgway kicks a CFL-record 60-yard field goal in the year 1987.
Sep 09 In the year 1987 gary Hart admits to cheating on his wife on "Nightline"
Sep 09 On this day in history gerrit John Heijn, senior executive (Ahold), kidnapped/murdered
Sep 10 Pope John Paul II arrives in Miami to begin a 10 day tour of the US on this day in history.
Sep 11 Lorne Greene broadcaster, actor died at Santa Monica California on this day in history.
Sep 11 Lorne Greene, actor (Bonanza, Battlestar Galactica), dies at 72 on this day in history.
Sep 12 John Qualen, actor (Patch of Blue, Jungle Book), dies in the year 1987.
Sep 13 In the year 1987 mervyn Leroy, actor/screenwriter/director (Quo Vadis), dies at 86
Sep 13 In the year 1987 paul Lynch of Great Britain does 32,573 push-ups in 24 hours
Sep 15 On this day in history bob Tadema Sporry, author, dies at 75
Sep 16 On this day in history nASA launches space vehicle S-209
Sep 17 Phila celebrates 200th anniversary of the Constitution on this day in history.
Sep 20 On this day in history michael Stewart
Sep 21 Ruth Attaway, actress (Porgy & Bess, Conrack, Being There), dies on this day in history.
Sep 22 On this day in history christopher Stryker, entertainer, dies at 27
Sep 23 Bob Fosse, choreographer (All the Jazz), dies at 62 on this day in history.
Sep 25 Emlyn Williams, actor/director (I Accuse, Ivanhoe, Scarf), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Sep 27 NFL players' strike on this day in history.
Sep 28 On this day in history mehdi Hashemi, Iranian aid of Ayatollah Khomeini, shot for treason
Sep 29 On this day in history henry Ford II, president Ford Motor Co, dies at 70
Sep 30 In the year 1987 alfred Bester, sci-fi author (Dark Side of Earth), dies at 73
Oct 01 In the year 1987 6 killed by an earthquake measuring 6.1 in LA
Oct 02 In Peru a 5.4 earthquake killed 3 people and several homes damaged at Santiago de Chuco in the year 1987.
Oct 02 Madeleine Carroll, actress (39 Steps, Secret Agent), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Oct 03 In the year 1987 jean Anouilh, French playwright (Ball of the Voleurs), dies at 77
Oct 03 In the year 1987 michael Pruffer of France skis 135.26 MPH at Portillo, Chile
Oct 09 On this day in history clare A Booth Luce, US diplomat/journalist, dies at 84
Oct 10 Bruce Springsteen releases his 9th album "Tunnel of Love" in the year 1987.
Oct 11 In the year 1987 200,000 gays march for civil rights in Washington