Historical Events on April 3, 1987

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Bill Elliott sets NASCAR qualify record of 212.809 mph at Talladega
  • Cubs trade Dennis Eckersley to A's for 3 minor leaguers
  • Duchess of Windsor's jewels auctioned for £31,380,197
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR