Historical Events In 1987
Friday, 02 December 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 in the year 1987.
Jan 19 On this day in history guy Hunt becomes Alabama's first Republican governor since 1874
Jan 20 Anglican Church envoy Terry Waite taken hostage in Beirut, Lebanon in the year 1987.
Jan 20 On this day in history rhino Records first #1-Billy Vera & the Beaters' "At This Moment"
Jan 20 Tom Dollery, cricketer (4 Tests for Eng 1947-50), dies on this day in history.
Jan 21 In the year 1987 archbishop's envoy Terry Waite disappears in Lebanon
Jan 21 BB King donates his 7,000 record collection to University of Mississippi on this day in history.
Jan 21 On this day in history pieter G Buckinx, Flemish writer (7th Day), dies at 83
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 in the year 1987.
Jan 22 R Budd Dwyer, Penns State Treasurer, facing prison for conspiracy & perjury, shot himself to death at a televised news conference on this day in history.
Jan 23 Dow Jones rises 64 points then drops 110 points (44.15 point loss) in the year 1987.
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) in the year 1987.
Jan 25 In the year 1987 emil Hlobil, composer, dies at 85
Jan 26 14th American Music Award Whitney Houston, Lionel Richie &Alabama in the year 1987.
Jan 26 In the year 1987 hart Foundation beat British Bulldogs for WWF tag team title
Jan 27 On this day in history midnight Rockers beat Buddy Rose &Doug Somers for AWA World Tag Team
Jan 28 US Foreign minister George Shultz meets ANC-leader Oliver Tambo in the year 1987.
Jan 29 Ivo Lhotka-Kalinski composer, dies at 73 in the year 1987.
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 on this day in history.
Jan 29 On this day in history william J Casey, ends term as 13th director of CIA
Jan 30 In the year 1987 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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1987.
Feb 01 In the year 1987 erin Westmore, makeup artist (Hollywood Backstage), dies at 82
Feb 02 On this day in history alfred Lion, record founder (Blue Note), dies at 78
Feb 02 In the year 1987 philippines adopts constitution
Feb 03 In the year 1987 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.