On This Day

What Happened on February 26, 1987

Historical Events

  • 1st release of Beatles compact discs
  • NASA launches GEOS-H

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NBA's Michael Jordan's 58 points in one game is a Chicago Bulls record

Basketball Superstar Michael Jordan
Basketball Superstar
Michael Jordan
  • Tower Commission probes Iran-Contra affair
  • USSR resumes nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • Wash blocks 20 Indiana shots tying NBA regulation game record

Famous Birthdays

  • Juliet Simms, American singer & songwriter (Automatic Loveletter), born in San Francisco, California
1987 Highlights

About February 26, 1987

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 5 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Pisces