What Happened on November 17, 1987

Historical Events

  • George Bell is 1st Blue Jay ever to win the AL MVP

Album Release

The Madonna compilation album "You Can Dance" is released

Famous Birthdays

  • Darren McKillion, Northern Irish sportsman
Born in 1987

Famous Deaths

  • Irene Wicker, singer/actress (Singing Lady), dies at 81

About November 17, 1987

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 4 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Scorpio

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Mony Mony - Billy Idol
  • UK #1 Song: China In Your Hand - T'pau