On This Day

What Happened on February 22, 1987

Historical Events

  • Bruno Marie-Rose runs world record 200m indoor (20.36 sec)

Famous Deaths

Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol, American pop artist and film producer (Frankenstein, Bad), dies of a heart attack at 58

  • David Susskind, TV host (Open End, David Susskind Show), dies at 66
  • Glenway Wescott, American writer (Apartment in Athens), dies at 85
1987 Highlights

About February 22, 1987

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 9 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Pisces