Historical Events on September 5, 1987

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2nd World Championships in Athletics: Carl Lewis wins gold in Men's Long Jump

Olympic Sprinter and Long jumper Carl Lewis
Olympic Sprinter and Long jumper
Carl Lewis
  • Carlton Fisk clubs his 300th career HR off Danny Jackson

Sport awardTennis Open

John McEnroe is fined $17,500 for tirades at US Tennis Open

Tennis Player John McEnroe
Tennis Player
John McEnroe