What Happened on April 27, 1987

Historical Events

Historic Event

US Justice Department bars Austrian Chancellor Kurt Waldheim from entering US, due to his aid of Nazi Germany during WW II

Famous Birthdays

  • Elliott Shriane, Australian short track speed skater, born in Brisbane, Australia
  • Emma Taylor-Isherwood, Canadian actress (Mona the Vampire), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • William Moseley, British actor (The Chronicles of Narnia - Peter Pevensie), born in Sheepscombe, Gloucestershire, England
1987 Highlights

About April 27, 1987

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 4 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: (I Just) Died In Your Arms - Cutting Crew
  • UK #1 Song: La Isla Bonita - Madonna