On This Day

What Happened on August 31, 1987

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Curtis Strange sets golf's earning for year record ($697,385)

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Michael Jackson's "Bad" video premieres on CBS TV

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King of Pop
Michael Jackson
  • South Africa's longest mine strike in history ends

Famous Birthdays

  • Petros Kravaritis, Greek footballer