Historical Events on July 17th, 1987

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • "Les Miserables" opens at Imperial Theatre, Tokyo
  • 10 teens die in Guadalupe River flood (Comfort, Tx)
  • Don Mattingly is 2nd to hit HRs in 7 straight AL games (en route to 8)
  • Dow Jones closes above 2,500 (2,510.04) for 1st time
  • Iran & France breaks diplomatic relations