On This Day

What Happened on January 10, 1987

Famous Deaths

  • HÃ¥kan Malmrot, Swedish swimmer (Olympic gold 200m & 400m breaststroke 1920), dies at 86
  • Marion Hutton, American singer (Glenn Miller Orchestra, 1938-42), and actress (In Society), dies of cancer at 67
  • Sir David Robinson, English philanthropist and entrepreneur (b. 1904)
1987 Highlights

About January 10, 1987

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 4 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Walk Like An Egyptian - The Bangles
  • UK #1 Song: Reet Petite (The Sweetest Girl In Town) - Jackie Wilson