On This Day

What Happened on December 25, 1987

Historical Events

  • Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme, who escaped 2 days earlier, recaptured

Famous Birthdays

  • Demaryius Thomas, American football wide receiver (Super Bowl 2015; 4 × Pro Bowl; Denver Broncos), born in Montrose, Georgia (d, 2021)
1987 Highlights

About December 25, 1987

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 34 years and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Christmas (India), Christmas Day (Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom, United States)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn