Historical Events In 1987
Monday, 19 April 2021
Dec 06 James Dobson, actor (Impulse, Jet Attack, Okinawa), dies in the year 1987.
Dec 07 43 die in Pacific Southwest Airline crash in California (man shot pilots) in the year 1987.
Dec 07 In the year 1987 gorbachev arrives in the US for a summit meeting
Dec 08 On this day in history occupied Palestinians start "intefadeh" (uprising) against Israel
Dec 08 President Reagan & Soviet General Secretary Gorbachev sign a treaty eliminating medium range nuclear missiles on this day in history.
Dec 09 Palestine uprising begin in Israeli-occupied West Bank in the year 1987.
Dec 10 In the year 1987 "Nightline" is seen in the USSR for first time
Dec 10 Jascha Heifetz, Russia, violinist, dies at 86 in the year 1987.
Dec 12 Louis de Meester, composer, dies at 83 in the year 1987.
Dec 14 In the worst attack on merchant shipping in the 'Gulf War', 21 crewmen from a Norwegian tanker are killed in the year 1987.
Dec 14 On this day in history paul Clinton Sundberg, actor (Belle of NY, Easter Parade), dies
Dec 16 In the year 1987 albert P Morano, (Rep-R-Conn, 1951-59), dies at 79
Dec 16 Roh Tae Woo wins Presidential Election in South Korea on this day in history.
Dec 17 Bernard Cardinal Alfrink, archbishop of Utrecht Neth, dies at 87 on this day in history.
Dec 18 Benazir Bhutto, Pakistan's future pres, marries Asif Ali Zardari in the year 1987.
Dec 18 In the year 1987 federal Judge Morris E. Lasker sentenced Ivan Boesky,the once mighty arbitrageur to a three-year prison term
Dec 20 In the year 1987 worst peacetime shipping disaster, Dona Paz collides with Vector 1,749 confirmed deaths (probably closer to 3,000)
Dec 21 In the year 1987 3 white New York teens convicted of manslaughter in death of a black man
Dec 21 Robert Paige, actor (Son of Dracula, Pardon My Sarong), dies in the year 1987.
Dec 21 Soyuz TM-4 carries 3 cosmonauts to space station Mir in the year 1987.
Dec 22 Alice Terry, [Taaffe], actress (4 Horsemen of Apocalypse), dies on this day in history.
Dec 22 Canada beats Finland 4-1 to win first-ever gold medal at the annual Izvestia hockey tournament on this day in history.
Dec 22 On this day in history motley Crue's Nikki Sixx overdoses from Heroin
Dec 23 In the year 1987 lynette "Squeaky" Fromme, serving a life sentence for attempted assassination of President Gerald R Ford escapes from Alderson Prison
Dec 24 On this day in history john M "Joop" de Uyl, Dutch social-dem premier (1973-77), dies at 68
Dec 27 Priscilla Dean, actress (Outside the Law), dies of injuries at 91 in the year 1987.
Dec 28 Charles Malik, Lebanon's 1st delegate to UN, dies at 81 on this day in history.
Dec 28 In Arkansas R Gene Simmons kills 16 in the year 1987.