What Happened on December 18, 1987

Historical Events

  • Ivan F Boesky sentenced to 3 years for insider trading

Famous Birthdays

  • Ayaka [Iiko], Japanese pop singer-songwriter and producer ("Mikazuki"; "Winding Road"), born in Osaka, Japan
  • Fernando Jara, Panamanian-American jockey
  • Miki Andō, Japanese figure skater
Born in 1987

Famous Weddings

Benazir Bhutto

Benazir Bhutto, Pakistan's future Prime Minister, marries Asif Ali Zardari

Famous Deaths

  • Conny Plank, German record producer and musician, dies at 47
1987 Highlights

About December 18, 1987

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 3 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Faith - George Michael
  • UK #1 Song: Always On My Mind - Pet Shop Boys