What Happened on May 15, 1987

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 1st Energiya Launch (USSR)
  • Record archery score for a pair over 24 hrs, is set

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Andy Murray, Scottish tennis player two-time Olympic champion (2012, 2016), born in Glasgow, Scotland

Tennis Champion Andy Murray
Tennis Champion
Andy Murray
  • Ersan ─░lyasova, Turkish basketball player
  • Jennylyn Mercado, Filipina actress and singer

Famous Deaths

  • John Baur, museum director, dies at 78
  • Wynne Gibson, actor (Night After Night, Aggie Appleby), dies