On This Day

What Happened on July 19, 1987

Historical Events

British Golf Open

British Open Men's Golf, Muirfield: Briton Nick Faldo wins his first major title, by 1 shot from Paul Azinger and Rodger Davis

Baseball Record

Don Mattingly sets AL record of extra base hits in 10 cons games


1987 Highlights

About July 19, 1987

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 10 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Alone - Heart
  • UK #1 Song: Who's That Girl - Madonna