What Happened on May 13, 1987

Historical Events

  • Ajax of the Netherlands win 27th European Cup Winner's Cup against Lokomotive Leipzig 1-0 of East Germany in Athens
  • NHL Clarence Campbell Conference Final: Edmonton Oilers beat Detroit Red Wings, 4 games to 1

Famous Birthdays

  • Candice King, American actress (The Vampire Diaries), born in Houston, Texas
  • Hunter Parrish [Tharp], American screen and stage actor (Weeds; Spring Awakening), born in Richmond, Virginia
Born in 1987

Famous Deaths

  • Phil Moore, American jazz pianist, arranger, and bandleader, dies at 70
  • Ron Saggers, Australian cricket wicket-keeper (effective NSW & Aussie late 40's), dies at 69

About May 13, 1987

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 4 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: With or Without You - U2
  • UK #1 Song: Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now - Starship