What Happened on June 16, 1987

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Joe Robbie Stadium in Miami, opens
  • New York City subway gunman Bernhard Getz acquitted on all but gun possession charges after shooting 4 black youths who tried to rob him

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Diana DeGarmo, American singer (American Idol) and actress (The Young and the Restless), born in Birmingham, Alabama

  • Per Ciljan Skjelbred, Norwegian footballer