On This Day

What Happened on October 30, 1987

Historical Events


Music releaseAlbum Release

"Faith" debut album by George Michael is released

Pop Superstar George Michael
Pop Superstar
George Michael
  • In Japan, NEC releases the first 16-bit home entertainment system, the TurboGrafx-16, known as PC Engine.

Famous Birthdays

  • Ashley Graham, American model and body activist, born in Lincoln, Nebraska
  • Junaid Siddique, Bangladeshi cricketer, born in Rajshahi, Bangladesh
1987 Highlights

About October 30, 1987

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 9 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Scorpio