On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 1987

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Digging begins to link England & France under English Channel

Famous Deaths

  • Donn Fulton Eisele, Col USAF/astronaut, dies of a heart attack at 57
  • James Arthur Baldwin, writer (Another Country), dies at 63
  • Punch Imlach, Canadian ice hockey coach and general manager (b. 1918)