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1987 Historical Event(s)
- January 29, 1987 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Fire Rabbit in Chinese astrology.
- March 19, 1987 – Televangelist Jim Bakker resigns as head of the PTL Club due to a brewing sex scandal; he hands over control to Jerry Falwell.
- April 11, 1987 – The London Agreement is secretly signed between Israeli Foreign Affairs Minister Shimon Peres and King Hussein of Jordan.
- May 3, 1987 – A crash by Bobby Allison at the Talladega Superspeedway, Alabama fencing at the start-finish line would lead NASCAR to develop restrictor plate racing the following season both at Daytona International Speedway and Talladega.
- May 11, 1987 – In Baltimore, Maryland, the first heart-lung transplant takes place. The surgery is performed by Dr. Bruce Reitz of the Stanford University School of Medicine.
- June 30, 1987 – The Royal Canadian Mint introduces the $1 coin, known as the Loonie.
- August 14, 1987 – All the children held at Kia Lama, a rural property on Lake Eildon, Australia, run by the Santiniketan Park Association, are released after a police raid.
- September 13, 1987 – Goiânia accident: A radioactive object is stolen from an abandoned hospital in Goiânia, Brazil, contaminating many people in the following weeks and causing some to die from radiation poisoning.
- September 14, 1987 – The Toronto Blue Jays set a record for the most home runs in a single game, hitting 10 of them.
Who Were Born On 1987?
- January 29, 1987 – Alex Avila, American baseball player
- March 14, 1987 – Robert Clark, American Actor
- May 2, 1987 – Kris Russell, Canadian ice hockey player
- May 12, 1987 – Gianluca Sansone, Italian footballer
- June 21, 1987 – Sebastian Prödl, Austrian footballer
- August 16, 1987 – Carey Price, Canadian Hockey Player
- August 25, 1987 – Stacey Farber, Canadian actress
- September 22, 1987 – Stefan Denifl, Professional cyclist
- November 12, 1987 – Bryan Little, Canadian ice hockey player
- December 22, 1987 – Éderzito António Macedo Lopes, Guinea-Bissaun footballer