What Happened on July 1, 1987

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Bork nominated to Supreme Court, rejected in Oct by senate
  • NYC radio station WFAN-AM becomes 1st 24 hour all sports radio
  • WHN-AM in NY City changes call letters to WFAN (now WEVD) replacing WHN's country music, WYNY-FM adopts country music format

Famous Deaths

  • Snakefinger, British-born musician (b. 1949)