Historical Events on December 8th, 1987

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Flyers' Ron Hextall becomes 1st goalie to actually score a goal

NHL Goalie Ron Hextall
NHL Goalie
Ron Hextall
  • Occupied Palestinians start "intefadeh" (uprising) against Israel
  • The Alianza Lima air disaster.

AgreementTreaty of Interest

US President Reagan & Soviet General Secretary Gorbachev sign a treaty eliminating medium range nuclear missiles

US President & Actor Ronald Reagan
US President & Actor
Ronald Reagan