On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1987

Historical Events

  • Lou Lamoriello is named NJ Devils President

Sports History

NY Islander Mike Bossy plays his final game

Famous Birthdays

  • Nikki Webster, Australian entertainer
  • Rohit Sharma, Indian cricket batsman (38 Tests, 7 x 100s, TS 212; 227 ODIs; Deccan Chargers, Mumbai Indians), born in Nagpur, India

Famous Deaths

  • Hugh Dempster, actor (Anna Karenina, Candles at Nine), dies
1987 Highlights

About April 30, 1987

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 3 months and 15 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