What Happened on August 8, 1987

Historical Events

  • Brewers' Rob Deer struck-out 5 times in a game
  • Pakistan all out 708 v England at The Oval, Botham 3-217

Famous Birthdays

  • Katie Leung, Scottish actress
  • Kim Chi [Sang-Young Shin], Korean-American drag queen, artist, and reality television personality (RuPaul's Drag Race), born in Chicago, Illinois
Born in 1987

Famous Deaths

  • Danilo BlanuĊĦa, Croatian mathematician, dies at 83

About August 8, 1987

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 7 months and 15 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