What Happened on August 14, 1987

Historical Events

  • "Les Miserables" opens at Rock Theatre, Szeged, Hungary

Baseball Record

Oakland's Mark McGwire sets rookie HR record at 39, en route to 49

Famous Birthdays

  • Tim Tebow, American NFL quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2007, BCS National C'ship 2006, 08; U of Florida; Denver Broncos), born in Makati, Philippines
Born in 1987

About August 14, 1987

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For - U2
  • UK #1 Song: I Just Can't Stop Loving You - Michael Jackson