On This Day

What Happened on April 9, 1987

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

For 3rd time, Wayne Gretzky, scores 7 points (1 goal, 6 assists) in a Stanley Cup game and passes Jean BĂ©liveau as all time playoff scoring champ

Ice Hockey Great Wayne Gretzky
Ice Hockey Great
Wayne Gretzky

Famous Birthdays

  • Jarrod Mullen, Australian rugby league footballer, born in Singleton, New South Wales, Australia
  • Jesse McCartney, American actor and singer, born in Ardsley, New York
  • Sarah of Brunei, wife of Crown Prince of Brunei, born in Bandar Seri Begawan, Sultanate of Brunei
1987 Highlights

About April 9, 1987

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 7 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aries