On This Day

What Happened on April 7, 1987

Day of the Week: Tuesday

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