On This Day

What Happened on March 8, 1987

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "A Team" last aired on NBC-TV after 4 years
  • 17th Easter Seal Telethon raises $35,184,425
  • 28th SEC Men's Basketball Tournament: Alabama beats LSU, 69-62
  • 34th ACC Men's Basketball Tournament: NC State beats North Carolina, 68-67
  • 8th Big East Men's Basketball Tournament: Georgetown beats Syracuse, 69-59
  • David Hookes (306*) Wayne Phillips make 462 stand for S Aust
  • FBI apprehends most wanted Claude L Dallas, Jr in California
  • Nelli Cooman becomes world champion 60m indoor