What Happened on February 25, 1987

Historical Events

  • US Supreme Court upholds (5-4) affirmative action

Famous Birthdays

  • Eva Avila, Canadian singer
  • Michelle Lewin, American bodybuilder and fitness model, born in Maracay, Venezuela
Born in 1987

Famous Deaths

  • James Coco, American character actor (Only When I Laugh; Murder by Death), and singer (Man of La Mancha), dies of a heart attack at 56
1987 Highlights

About February 25, 1987

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Pisces

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Livin' On A Prayer - Bon Jovi
  • UK #1 Song: Stand By Me - Ben E. King