Historical Events In 1987
Tuesday, 24 May 2022
Apr 21 In the year 1987 edith S Green, (Rep-D-Ore), dies at 77
Apr 22 U.S. Navy ordered to provide assistance to neutral vessels under Iranian attack outside the exclusion zone and that requested help in the year 1987.
Apr 23 28 construction workers killed in an apt collapse in Bridgeport, Ct in the year 1987.
Apr 27 In the year 1987 uS Justice Dept bars Austrian Chancellor Kurt Waldheim from entering US, due to his aid of Nazi Germany during WW II
Apr 28 On this day in history ben Linder development worker, murdered by Contras in Nicaragua
Apr 28 Ben Linder, development worker, murdered by Contras in Nicaragua on this day in history.
Apr 30 In the year 1987 hugh Dempster, actor (Anna Karenina, Candles at Nine), dies
Apr 30 NY Islander Mike Bossy plays his final game in the year 1987.
May 01 On this day in history british Customs seizes Air Canada jet at Heathrow Airport after discovering a major hashish shipment from India; plane released after Air Canada pays substantial fine.
May 01 In the year 1987 pope John Paul II beatifies Edith Stein, a Jewish born nun
May 03 On this day in history dicky Fuller, cricketer (one Test for WI 1935, one run, 0-12), dies
May 03 In the year 1987 miami Herald reports a woman spent Friday &Saturday with Gary Hart
May 04 In the year 1987 cathryn Damon, actress (Mary Campbell-Soap), dies at 56
May 05 On this day in history congress begins Iran-Contra hearings
May 05 On this day in history france performs nuclear test at Muruora Island
May 06 In the year 1987 black South African workers go on strike over whites only election
May 06 In the year 1987 gary Hart denies affair with model Donna Rice
May 06 In the year 1987 mario Andretti sets the one-lap speed record at Indianapolis 500 at 218.204 MPH
May 06 In the year 1987 pTL's Jim Bakker & Rich Dortch dismissed from Assemblies of God
May 06 In the year 1987 uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR
May 06 William J Casey, director of CIA (1981-87), dies at 73 on this day in history.
May 07 On this day in history colin Blakely, dies at 56
May 07 Diane Chambers' (Shelley Long) final episode on Cheers in the year 1987.
May 08 Gary Hart quits democratic presidential race (Donna Rice affair) on this day in history.
May 08 On this day in history pam Ewing, (Victoria Principal) character on Dallas, is killed off
May 09 On this day in history 183 die aboard a Polish jetliner that crashes in Warsaw
May 09 On this day in history actor Tom Cruise (27) &actress Mimi Rogers (33), marry
May 09 Obafemi Awolowo, Nigeria, pres of Nigeria (1979-83), dies at 78 in the year 1987.
May 11 Corazon Aquino is elected President in the Philippines in the year 1987.
May 11 On this day in history first heart-lung transplant take place (Baltimore)
May 11 On this day in history the first heart-lung transplant take place (Baltimore)
May 12 In the year 1987 victor Feldman, pianist/drummer, dies at 53
May 13 Ajax wins 27th Europe Cup II on this day in history.
May 14 "Little Shop of Horrors" is released in Germany on this day in history.