On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 1987

Historical Events

  • FCC vote 4-0 to rescind fairness doctrine for broadcasters

Famous Deaths

  • Kenny Price, American country singer ("Walking on New Grass"; "Happy Tracks"), dies of a heart attack at 56
1987 Highlights

About August 4, 1987

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Leo