On This Day

What Happened on April 7, 1987

Historical Events

  • Al Campanis, Dodger executive for more than 40 years, resigns, after making racial remarks on "Nightline"
  • National Museum of Female Physicians opens in Washington, D.C.

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexa Demara, American model and actress

Famous Deaths

  • Maxine Sullivan [Marietta Williams], American jazz vocalist and performer ("Going Places"), dies following a seizure at 75
1987 Highlights

About April 7, 1987

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aries