What Happened on March 13, 1987

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Ice Dance Championship at Cincinnati won by Bestemianova & Bukin (URS)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

John Gotti is acquitted of racketeering

Gangster John Gotti
John Gotti
  • Washington Caps score 5 goals against Toronto in 3 mins & 3 secs

Famous Birthdays

  • Marco Andretti, American racecar driver (grandson of Mario Andretti)

Famous Deaths

  • Bernhard Grzimek, West German zoologist, dies at 77
  • Finn Videro, Danish organist and composer, dies at 80
  • Gerald Moore, England, pianist (Am I Too Loud), dies at 87