August 2, 1987 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Don Brown sets flight record for handbow (1,336 yds 1'3")
  • Eric Davis is 7th to hit 30 HRs & steal 30 bases in one season
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Deaths in History

  • Myron Stout, US abstract artist, dies at 79