On This Day

What Happened on March 14, 1987

Historical Events

Film and TV Awards

13th People's Choice Awards: Clint Eastwood & Meryl Streep win (Motion Picture) and Bill Cosby & Cybill Shepherd win (TV)

Sports History

NY Met Darryl Strawberry charges Red Sox pitcher Al Nipper during spring training exhibition game, causes bench clearing brawl

  • Providence, with Billy Donovan's 25 points, beats Austin Peay 90-87
  • Skier Piotr Fijas jumps record 194m
  • Worlds Ladies' Figure Skating Champ in Cincinnati won by Katarina Witt

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Clark, American-Canadian actor (The Zack Files), born in Chicago, Illinois
1987 Highlights

About March 14, 1987

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Pisces