What Happened on January 29, 1987

Secret Behind Mona Lisa's Smile

Historical Events

  • The president of the Philippines puts down a rebellion against their government in Manila

Historic Event

William J. Casey term as 13th director of the CIA ends

Famous Birthdays

  • Matthew Wilson, English world rally driver, born in Cockermouth, United Kingdom
  • Spencer Clark, American race car driver, born in Las Vegas, Nevada (d. 2006)

Famous Divorces

Darryl Strawberry

Lisa files for separation from husband NY Met Darryl Strawberry

Famous Deaths

  • Ivo Lhotka-Kalinski, Yugoslav composer, dies at 73
1987 Highlights

About January 29, 1987

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 10 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: At This Moment - Billy Vera & The Beaters
  • UK #1 Song: Jack Your Body - Steve 'Silk' Hurley