On This Day

What Happened on November 16, 1987

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Paul McCartney releases "Once Upon a Long Ago"

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Actress Lisa Bonet marries singer Lenny Kravitz

Musician Lenny Kravitz
Musician
Lenny Kravitz

Famous Deaths

  • Jim Brewer, Major League Baseball relief pitcher (b. 1937)
  • Zubir Said, Singaporean composer who composed Singapore's national anthem (b. 1907)
1987 Highlights

About November 16, 1987

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 33 years and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Scorpio