On This Day

What Happened on March 18, 1987

Historical Events

  • Gerber survey find most popular names for newborns are Jessica and Matthew
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Cesare Rickler, Italian footballer
  • Gabriel Mercado, Argentinian Footballer
  • Mauro Z├írate, Argentinian Footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Bil Baird, puppeteer (Jack Paar Show), dies at 82
1987 Highlights

About March 18, 1987

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 8 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Pisces