What Happened on July 4, 1987

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Discovery moves to Launch Pad 39B for STS-26 mission
  • Nazi Klaus Barbie, "Butcher of Lyon" sentenced to life in France

Sport awardTennis Open

Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Martina Navratilova earns 8th Wimbledon singles title with a 7-5, 6-3 win over Steffi Graf

Tennis Player Martina Navratilova
Tennis Player
Martina Navratilova
Tennis Player Steffi Graf
Tennis Player
Steffi Graf