On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 1987

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "334" club forms as 334 brave Devil fans journey through 20" of snow to attend New Jersey Devils 7-5 NHL victory over Calgary at Meadowlands
  • Chicago City Council elects Eugene Sawyer acting mayor
  • Jennifer Steele, 17, of Colorado becomes Miss Teen of America [Approx]
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Teairra Mari, American R&B singer

Famous Deaths

  • Yakov Borisovich Zel'dovich, Russian physicist, dies at 73