Historical Events on August 9, 1987

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Les Miserables" opens at Cameri Theatre, Tel Aviv

Sport awardGolf Major

69th PGA Championship: Larry Nelson shoots 287 at PGA National Palm Beach

Golfer and Three-Time Major Championship Winner Larry Nelson
Golfer and Three-Time Major Championship Winner
Larry Nelson
  • LA Rams beat Dallas Cowboys 28-27 in London, England (NFL expo)
  • Mary Beth wins LPGA Henredon Golf Classic
  • The National Union of Mineworkers begin South Africa's longest wage strike