October 20, 1987 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • 10 die as US Air Force jet crashed into a Ramada Inn near Indianapolis
  • Dow-Jones increases 102.27 pts/608,120,000 shares traded (record)
  • Subway vigilante Bernhard Goetz sentenced to 6 months in jail

Deaths in History

  • Andrey Kolmogorov, Russian mathematician (b. 1903)