What Happened on July 20, 1987

Historical Events

Historic Event

Don Mattingly ties 1st base fielding record with 22 put-outs

Famous Birthdays

  • Brent Wilson, American rock bassist (Panic! At The Disco, 2004-06), born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Nicola Benedetti, Scottish classical violinist, born in West Kilbride, North Ayrshire

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Egan, American actor (Empire, Redigo, Pollyanna), dies of cancer at 63
1987 Highlights

About July 20, 1987

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 4 months and 15 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