On This Day

What Happened on December 31, 1987

Famous Birthdays

  • Émilie Le Pennec, French gymnast, born in La Garenne-Colombes, France
  • Javaris Crittenton, American basketball player, born in Atlanta, Georgia

Famous Deaths

  • [Gordon] Randall [P D] Garrett, author (Lord Darcy), dies at 60
1987 Highlights

About December 31, 1987

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 9 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn