On This Day

What Happened on December 22, 1987

Historical Events

  • Motley Crue's Nikki Sixx overdoses from heroin

Famous Deaths

  • Alice Terry [Taaffe], actress (4 Horsemen of Apocalypse), dies
  • Henry Cotton, English golfer (British Open 1934, 1937, 1948), dies at 80
  • Leonidas Zoras, Greek conductor and composer, dies at 82
1987 Highlights

About December 22, 1987

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 11 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn