What Happened on February 19, 1987

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Stardust" opens at Biltmore Theater NYC for 102 performances
  • Anti-smoking ad airs for 1st time on TV, featuring Yul Brynner: he died of smoking-induced lung cancer on 10th October 1985
  • Less than a month after re-signing, A's pitcher Vida Blue retires
  • Minnesota sheriff's office arrest FBI's most wanted, Thomas G. Harrelson

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Reagan lifts trade boycott against Poland

US President & Actor Ronald Reagan
US President & Actor
Ronald Reagan