What Happened on October 4, 1987

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "The Last Emperor" directed by Bernardo Bertolucci and starring John Lone, Joan Chen and Peter O'Toole premieres at the Tokyo Film Festival (Best Picture 1988)
  • 1st "Scrub Sunday" of NFL football with replacement players
  • James Jefferson of Winnipeg scores 2 TDs on interception returns without making an interception. (He scored on laterals)
  • Minnesota Twins beat the Detroit Tigers to win the 1987 AL Pennant

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Roman, actor (Al-One Life to Live)
  • Rawez Lawan, Swedish footballer