On This Day

What Happened on November 22, 1987

Historical Events

Sports History

37th NASCAR Sprint Cup: Dale Earnhardt wins

  • Jack Sikma (Milwaukee) ends his NBA free throw streak of 51 games
  • Patriots shutout Indianapolis 24-0
  • Two Chicago television stations are hijacked by an unknown pirate dressed as Max Headroom.

Famous Birthdays

  • Marouane Fellaini, Belgian footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Ted Taylor, American R&B singer, dies in a car crash at 58
1987 Highlights

About November 22, 1987

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 34 years and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Sagittarius