What Happened on July 11, 1987

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Heart's "Alone" single goes #1 for 3 weeks
  • Orioles' Cal Ripkin becomes 1st to manage 2 sons, as Billy joins Cal

Famous Birthdays

  • Matej Gaspar, Yugoslavia, 5,000,000,000th person (UN)
  • Shigeaki Kato, Japanese idol singer (NEWS)

Famous Deaths

  • Avi Ran, Israeli footballer (b. 1963)
  • Thomas F Waddell, founder (Gay Olympics), dies of AIDS at 50
  • Yaakov Yitzchak Ruderman, American Rosh Yeshiva (b. 1901)