What Happened on February 4, 1987

I'm Not Gay Insists 'Fruit-Flavoured, Mincing' Liberace

Historical Events

  • Sacramento Kings score only 4 points 1st quarter against Lakers; fewest in a period since introduction of 24 second shot-clock in 1954
  • Stars & Stripes beats Australia's Kookaburra 3, sweeps America's Cup

Event of Interest

US President Reagan's veto of Clean Water Act is overridden by Congress

1987 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Lucie Šafářová, Czech tennis player, born in Brno, Czechia
Born in 1987

Famous Deaths

LiberaceLiberace (1919-1987)

American Emmy Award-winning pianist, showman (The Liberace Show), and actor (Batman -"Evil Chandell"), dies of AIDS-related pneumonia at 67

  • Carl Rogers, American psychologist (Client-Centered Therapy), dies at 85

About February 4, 1987

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 3 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius

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