On This Day

What Happened on June 30, 1987

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Emmy 14th Daytime Award presentation - Susan Lucci loses for 8th time
  • Patrik Sjoberg of Sweden set a new world record in high jump
  • The Royal Canadian Mint introduces the $1 coin, known as the Loonie.

Famous Deaths

  • Federico Mompou, Spanish composer, dies at 94
  • King Donovan, actor and director (Enforcer, Perfect Furlough), dies