On This Day

What Happened on June 26, 1987

Historical Events

  • Losing 9-0 to Red Sox, Yanks score 11 in 3rd & win 12-11 in 10 inn
  • Supreme Court Justice Lewis F. Powell Jr. announces his retirement

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlos Iaconelli, Brazilian racing driver, born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • Samir Nasri, French footballer (Antalyaspor), born in Septèmes-les-Vallons, France

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur F. Burns, American economist and chairman (Federal Reserve Board), dies at 82
  • Glen Hall, South African cricketer (Test for South Africa 1965), commits suicide at 49
  • Henk Badings, Dutch opera composer (Orestes), dies at 80
1987 Highlights

About June 26, 1987

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 5 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Cancer