What Happened on December 26, 1987

Historical Events

  • "Les Miserables" opens at National Theatre of Iceland, Reykjavik

Famous Birthdays

  • Adam Walker, British flautist, born in Redingham, Nottinghamshire
  • Carolina Eyck, German-Sorbian┬áTheremin player and composer (Elegies for Theremin & Voice), born in Berlin, Germany
1987 Highlights

About December 26, 1987

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 11 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Boxing Day (Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

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