On This Day

What Happened on January 23, 1987

Historical Events

  • Dow Jones rises 64 points then drops 110 points (44.15 pt loss)
  • Japan 1st exceeds military spending cap of 1% of GNP ($23 billion)

Famous Birthdays

  • Felicia Brandström, Swedish singer, born in Gothenburg, Sweden
1987 Highlights

About January 23, 1987

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 8 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aquarius