What Happened on August 14, 1987

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • "Les Miserables" opens at Rock Theatre, Szeged, Hungary

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Oakland's Mark McGwire sets rookie HR record at 39, en route to 49

MLB First Baseman Mark McGwire
MLB First Baseman
Mark McGwire

Famous Birthdays

  • Tim Tebow, American football player