On This Day

What Happened on July 6, 1987

Historical Events

  • 1st of 3 massacres by Sikh extremists takes place in India

Sports History

Pakistan cricket all-rounder Imran Khan reaches 300th Test wicket milestone, during 3rd Test vs England at Leeds

  • USSR performs nuclear test

Famous Birthdays

  • Caroline Trentini, Brazilian model, born in Panambi, Brazil
  • Kate Nash, English singer songwriter and actress, born in London, England
1987 Highlights

About July 6, 1987

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Cancer