On This Day

What Happened on July 6, 1987

Historical Events

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

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Cricketer and Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan
Cricketer and Prime Minister of Pakistan
Imran Khan
  • 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? 33 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Cancer