What Happened on January 21st, 1987

Day of Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

B.B. King donates his 7,000 record collection to the University of Mississippi

Blues Musician B.B. King
Blues Musician
B.B. King
  • B.B. King is inducted into the "Rock and Roll Hall of Fame"

Hall-of-fameHall of Fame

Muddy Waters is inducted into the "Rock and Roll Hall of Fame"

Blues Musician Muddy Waters
Blues Musician
Muddy Waters

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe Ledley, Welsh footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Goodell, American politician (b. 1926)
  • Pieter G Buckinx, Flemish writer (7th Day), dies at 83