On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 1987

Historical Events

  • 58th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 2-0 in 13 at Oakland-Alameda Stad

Event of interestEvent of Interest

All star MVP: Tim Raines (Montreal Expos)

MLB Outfielder Tim Raines
MLB Outfielder
Tim Raines
  • Greyhound Bus buys Trailways Bus for $80 million
  • Lieutenant Colonel Oliver North concludes 6 days of Congressional testimony

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Rookie of the Year Award is renamed to honor Jackie Robinson

Baseball Player Jackie Robinson
Baseball Player
Jackie Robinson
  • Steve Miller's star is unveiled on Hollywood's Walk of Fame
  • Taiwan ends 37 years of martial law

Famous Birthdays

  • Adam Johnson, English footballer (Sunderland), born in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
  • Dan Reynolds, American singer and songwriter (Imagine Dragons - "Radioactive"), born in Las Vegas, Nevada

Famous Divorces


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Actor Michael Biehn (30) divorces actress Carlene Olson (32) after 7 years of marriage


1987 Highlights

About July 14, 1987

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 4 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Cancer