What Happened on September 21, 1987

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 3 Belgian minesweepers depart to Persians Gulf

Famous Birthdays

  • Ashley Paris, American basketball player
  • Courtney Paris, American basketball player
  • Jimmy Clausen, American football player

Famous Deaths

  • Jaco Pastorius, American jazz guitarist (Weather Report), dies at 35
  • Ruth Attaway, actress (Porgy & Bess, Conrack, Being There), dies