Historical Events In 1987
Tuesday, 24 May 2022
Jan 18 In the year 1987 11th Soap Opera Digest Poll Awards - Days of Our Live wins
Jan 19 Gerald Brenan, English writer, dies at 92 on this day in history.
Jan 19 Guy Hunt becomes Alabama's first Republican governor since 1874 in the year 1987.
Jan 20 In the year 1987 anglican Church envoy Terry Waite taken hostage in Beirut, Lebanon
Jan 20 In the year 1987 rhino Records first #1-Billy Vera & the Beaters' "At This Moment"
Jan 20 Tom Dollery, cricketer (4 Tests for Eng 1947-50), dies in the year 1987.
Jan 21 Archbishop's envoy Terry Waite disappears in Lebanon on this day in history.
Jan 21 In the year 1987 bB King donates his 7,000 record collection to University of Mississippi
Jan 21 Pieter G Buckinx, Flemish writer (7th Day), dies at 83 in the year 1987.
Jan 22 Glen Tremml, 27, pedaled the ultralight aircraft Eagle over Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., for a human-powered flight record of 37.2 miles on this day in history.
Jan 22 On this day in history r Budd Dwyer, Penns State Treasurer, facing prison for conspiracy & perjury, shot himself to death at a televised news conference
Jan 23 In the year 1987 dow Jones rises 64 points then drops 110 points (44.15 point loss)
Jan 23 Japan first exceeds military spending cap of 1% of GNP ($23 billion) in the year 1987.
Jan 24 61st Australian Women's Tennis H Mandlikova beat M Navratilova (75 76) on this day in history.
Jan 25 Emil Hlobil, composer, dies at 85 in the year 1987.
Jan 26 14th American Music Award Whitney Houston, Lionel Richie &Alabama on this day in history.
Jan 26 In the year 1987 hart Foundation beat British Bulldogs for WWF tag team title
Jan 27 In the year 1987 midnight Rockers beat Buddy Rose &Doug Somers for AWA World Tag Team
Jan 28 US Foreign minister George Shultz meets ANC-leader Oliver Tambo on this day in history.
Jan 29 On this day in history ivo Lhotka-Kalinski composer, dies at 73
Jan 29 Ivo Lhotka-Kalinski, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
Jan 29 Lisa files for separation from husband New York Met Darryl Strawberry in the year 1987.
Jan 29 In the year 1987 william J Casey, ends term as 13th director of CIA
Jan 30 On this day in history angelo Rutherford, actor (Willie-Gentle Ben), dies at 32
Jan 31 44th Golden Globes Platoon, Marlee Matlin win in the year 1987.
Jan 31 Cut-price airline People Express flies its last flights before becoming part of Continental Airlines in the year 1987.
Jan 31 In the year 1987 united Steelworkers union ratified a concessionary contract with USX Corp
Feb 01 163 day strike against Deere & Company ends, workers accept wage freeze on this day in history.
Feb 01 In the year 1987 erin Westmore, makeup artist (Hollywood Backstage), dies at 82
Feb 02 Alfred Lion, record founder (Blue Note), dies at 78 on this day in history.
Feb 02 On this day in history philippines adopts constitution
Feb 03 On this day in history san Diego Yacht Club celebrates return of America's Cup
Feb 04 Flamboyant pianist-entertainer Liberace dies at his Palm Springs, California, home at age 67 on this day in history.
Feb 04 Liberace, pianist (Liberace Show, Evil Chandell-Batman), dies at 67 on this day in history.