On This Day

What Happened on June 21, 1987

Historical Events

  • Discovery rolls over from OPF to Vandenberg AFB

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mike Tyson sexually harasses a parking lot attendant

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Mike Tyson
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Mike Tyson

Sport awardUS Golf Open

US Open Men's Golf, Olympic Club: Scott Simpson passes and holds off 1982 champion Tom Watson on the Lake Course to win his only major title by 1 stroke

Golfer Tom Watson
Tom Watson

Famous Birthdays

  • Dale Thomas, AFL footballer
  • Kim Ryeowook, Korean pop singer
  • Sebastian Prödl, Austrian footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Madman Muntz, American entrepreneur, businessman, electrical engineer, TV commercial actor (b. 1914)
1987 Highlights

About June 21, 1987

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Cancer