On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1987

Historical Events

  • Japanese bank buys "Lady McGill" stamp for $1,100,000

Famous Deaths

  • Clare Boothe Luce, American politician and U.S. ambassador to Italy, dies at 84
  • Guru Gopinath, Indian classical dancer, dies at 79
1987 Highlights

About October 9, 1987

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 1 month and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Libra