On This Day

What Happened on June 15, 1987

Historical Events

  • Bettino Craxi's Socialist Party wins election in Italy
  • Michael Spinks TKOs Gerry Cooney in 5 for heavyweight boxing title

Famous Deaths

  • J A K Cochrane, cricketer (Test for South Africa 1931), dies
  • Walter Heller, American economist (Old Myths & New Realities), dies at 71
1987 Highlights

About June 15, 1987

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Gemini