On This Day

What Happened on February 9, 1987

Historical Events

  • Former national security adviser Robert McFarlane attempts suicide
  • NY Stock Exch installs ladies restroom in the Exchange Luncheon Club

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe O'Cearuill, Irish footballer
  • Magdalena Neuner, German biathlete

Michael B. Jordan

Michael B. Jordan, American actor (Black Panther), born in Santa Ana, California

  • Rose Leslie, Scottish actress (Downton Abbey, Game of Thrones), born in Aberdeen, Scotland

Famous Deaths

  • Larry French, American baseball pitcher (MLB All Star 1940; Pittsburgh Pirates, Chicago Cubs; Brooklyn Dodgers), dies at 79
1987 Highlights

About February 9, 1987

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 9 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius