Historical Events In 1987
Monday, 19 April 2021
Sep 02 On this day in history donald Trump takes out a full page NY Times ad lambasting Japan
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 in the year 1987.
Sep 03 In the year 1987 morton Feldman, US composer, dies at 61
Sep 05 In the year 1987 bill Bowes, cricketer (Bodyline bowler, 68 wkts for England), dies
Sep 06 Kurdish leaders appeal to the UN for protection from Iraqi attacks on this day in history.
Sep 06 On this day in history saskatchewan's Dave Ridgway kicks a CFL-record 60-yard field goal
Sep 09 On this day in history gary Hart admits to cheating on his wife on "Nightline"
Sep 09 Gerrit John Heijn, senior executive (Ahold), kidnapped/murdered in the year 1987.
Sep 10 On this day in history pope John Paul II arrives in Miami to begin a 10 day tour of the US.
Sep 11 In the year 1987 lorne Greene broadcaster, actor died at Santa Monica California
Sep 11 In the year 1987 lorne Greene, actor (Bonanza, Battlestar Galactica), dies at 72
Sep 12 In the year 1987 john Qualen, actor (Patch of Blue, Jungle Book), dies
Sep 13 Mervyn Leroy, actor/screenwriter/director (Quo Vadis), dies at 86 on this day in history.
Sep 13 Paul Lynch of Great Britain does 32,573 push-ups in 24 hours in the year 1987.
Sep 15 Bob Tadema Sporry, author, dies at 75 in the year 1987.
Sep 16 NASA launches space vehicle S-209 in the year 1987.
Sep 17 On this day in history phila celebrates 200th anniversary of the Constitution
Sep 20 Michael Stewart in the year 1987.
Sep 21 On this day in history ruth Attaway, actress (Porgy & Bess, Conrack, Being There), dies
Sep 22 Christopher Stryker, entertainer, dies at 27 on this day in history.
Sep 23 On this day in history bob Fosse, choreographer (All the Jazz), dies at 62
Sep 25 Emlyn Williams, actor/director (I Accuse, Ivanhoe, Scarf), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Sep 27 In the year 1987 nFL players' strike
Sep 28 In the year 1987 mehdi Hashemi, Iranian aid of Ayatollah Khomeini, shot for treason
Sep 29 Henry Ford II, president Ford Motor Co, dies at 70 in the year 1987.
Sep 30 Alfred Bester, sci-fi author (Dark Side of Earth), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Oct 01 6 killed by an earthquake measuring 6.1 in LA in the year 1987.
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 in the year 1987.
Oct 03 On this day in history jean Anouilh, French playwright (Ball of the Voleurs), dies at 77
Oct 03 Michael Pruffer of France skis 135.26 MPH at Portillo, Chile on this day in history.
Oct 09 In the year 1987 clare A Booth Luce, US diplomat/journalist, dies at 84
Oct 10 Bruce Springsteen releases his 9th album "Tunnel of Love" on this day in history.
Oct 11 200,000 gays march for civil rights in Washington on this day in history.