What Happened on October 27, 1987

Historical Events

  • Lucas Mangopes Democratic Party wins Bophuthatswana elections

Music Premiere

Peter Shaffer's musical "Lettice & Lovage" premieres in London

  • South Korean voters overwhelmingly approved a new constitution
1987 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Bynum, American basketball player (Los Angeles Lakers), born in Plainsboro Township, New Jersey
  • Yi Jianlian, Chinese basketball player (Milwaukee Bucks), born in Heshan, Guangdong, China
Born in 1987

Famous Deaths

  • Vijay Merchant, Indian cricket batsman (10 Tests, 3 x 100, HS 154; Bombay CC), dies at 76

About October 27, 1987

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 7 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Scorpio

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