On This Day

What Happened on August 28, 1987

Historical Events

  • 2nd Athletics World Championships open at Rome, Italy

Famous Deaths

  • John Huston, US/Irish actor and director (Maltese Falcon), dies at 81
1987 Highlights

About August 28, 1987

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 4 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo