On This Day

What Happened on July 12, 1987

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st time in 20 years a delegation from USSR lands in Israel
  • 50 white South Africans meets ANCers in Dakar
  • Canadian Open Women's Golf (du Maurier Classic), Islesmere GC: Jody Rosenthal wins by 2 from Ayako Okamoto of Japan
  • Phillies Kent Tekulve pitches his 900th game in relief

Sport awardUS Senior Golf Open

US Senior Open Men's Golf, Brooklawn CC: South African Gary Player wins by a record 6 strokes ahead of Doug Sanders

Golfer Gary Player
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Gary Player