What Happened on May 5, 1987

Historical Events

  • Congress begins Iran-Contra hearings
  • Detroit Tigers are 11 games back in AL, but go on to win AL East
  • France performs nuclear test at Mururoa atoll
1987 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Marija Šestić, Bosnian singer (Rijeka bez imena), born in Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Yugoslavia
Born in 1987

About May 5, 1987

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 10 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: (I Just) Died In Your Arms - Cutting Crew
  • UK #1 Song: Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now - Starship