On This Day

What Happened on May 31, 1987

Historical Events

  • Saul Ballesteros drives 3 golf balls off Mt McKinley, Alaska
  • Stanley Cup Final, Northlands Coliseum, Edmonton, AL: Edmonton Oilers beat Philadelphia Flyers, 3-1 to win title 4 games to 3: Oilers' 3rd SC

Famous Deaths

  • Dorothy Patrick, actress (Torch Song, New Orleans, High Wall), dies
  • Roy Winsor, American producer (Search for Tomorrow, Love of Life), dies at 75
1987 Highlights

About May 31, 1987

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 3 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Gemini