Historical Events In 1987
Tuesday, 24 May 2022
Dec 06 On this day in history james Dobson, actor (Impulse, Jet Attack, Okinawa), dies
Dec 07 On this day in history 43 die in Pacific Southwest Airline crash in California (man shot pilots)
Dec 07 Gorbachev arrives in the US for a summit meeting in the year 1987.
Dec 08 Occupied Palestinians start "intefadeh" (uprising) against Israel in the year 1987.
Dec 08 On this day in history president Reagan & Soviet General Secretary Gorbachev sign a treaty eliminating medium range nuclear missiles
Dec 09 Palestine uprising begin in Israeli-occupied West Bank in the year 1987.
Dec 10 On this day in history "Nightline" is seen in the USSR for first time
Dec 10 Jascha Heifetz, Russia, violinist, dies at 86 in the year 1987.
Dec 12 On this day in history louis de Meester, composer, dies at 83
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 On this day in history roh Tae Woo wins Presidential Election in South Korea
Dec 17 On this day in history bernard Cardinal Alfrink, archbishop of Utrecht Neth, dies at 87
Dec 18 Benazir Bhutto, Pakistan's future pres, marries Asif Ali Zardari in the year 1987.
Dec 18 On this day in history federal Judge Morris E. Lasker sentenced Ivan Boesky,the once mighty arbitrageur to a three-year prison term
Dec 20 Worst peacetime shipping disaster, Dona Paz collides with Vector 1,749 confirmed deaths (probably closer to 3,000) on this day in history.
Dec 21 3 white New York teens convicted of manslaughter in death of a black man on this day in history.
Dec 21 In the year 1987 robert Paige, actor (Son of Dracula, Pardon My Sarong), dies
Dec 21 In the year 1987 soyuz TM-4 carries 3 cosmonauts to space station Mir
Dec 22 In the year 1987 alice Terry, [Taaffe], actress (4 Horsemen of Apocalypse), dies
Dec 22 On this day in history canada beats Finland 4-1 to win first-ever gold medal at the annual Izvestia hockey tournament.
Dec 22 On this day in history motley Crue's Nikki Sixx overdoses from Heroin
Dec 23 Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme, serving a life sentence for attempted assassination of President Gerald R Ford escapes from Alderson Prison in the year 1987.
Dec 24 In the year 1987 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 in the year 1987.
Dec 28 In Arkansas R Gene Simmons kills 16 in the year 1987.