On This Day

What Happened on August 11, 1987

Historical Events

  • France & Great-Britain send minesweepers to Persian Gulf

Famous Birthdays

  • Nkem Ojougboh, American basketball player

Famous Deaths

  • Clara Peller, commercial spokesperson (Wendy's), dies at 86
1987 Highlights

About August 11, 1987

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 2 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Leo