On This Day

What Happened on January 7, 1987

Historical Events

  • French airplanes harass Libyan positions in Duadi Doum

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Kapil Dev takes his 300th Test wicket, at 28 the youngest

Cricketer Kapil Dev
Cricketer
Kapil Dev

Famous Birthdays

  • Davide Astori, Italian footballer (Milan), born in San Giovanni Bianco, Italy (d. 2018)

Famous Deaths

  • Larry Carr, pianist (Flight to Rhythm), dies at 72
1987 Highlights

About January 7, 1987

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 10 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn