What Happened on January 9th, 1987

Day of Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Chinese/Vietnamese border fights, 1500 killed
  • New Nicaraguan constitution takes effect

Famous Birthdays

  • Lucas Pezzini Leiva, Brazilian and Liverpool Footballer
  • Pablo Santos, Mexican actor (d. 2006)
  • Paolo Nutini, Scottish singer/songwriter
  • Sam Bird, English racing driver

Famous Weddings

  • Sir Rudolph Bing (of NY Met Opera) marries Lady Carroll Douglass

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Lake, actor (Dagwood-Blondie), dies at 81
  • Marion Hutton, American singer (b. 1919)