What Happened on August 6, 1987

Historical Events

  • 20th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at Holiday Inn

Famous Deaths

  • Ira C Eaker, commandant USAF in Europe (WWII), dies at 91
  • Sherwood Bailey, actor (Spud-Our Gang), dies
1987 Highlights

About August 6, 1987

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 1 month and 22 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: La Bamba - Los Lobos