On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 1987

Historical Events

  • Paul Molitor goes 0-for-4 ends hitting streak at 39 consecutive games

Famous Deaths

  • John Goddard, West Indian cricket all-rounder and captain (27 Tests @ 30.67; 33 wickets; Barbados), dies at 68
1987 Highlights

About August 26, 1987

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 11 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo