What Happened on September 12, 1987

Historical Events

  • Ethiopia adopts constitution
  • Vince Coleman steals his 100th base for 3rd straight year

Famous Deaths

  • John Qualen, Canadian actor (Casablanca, The Grapes of Wrath, The Searchers), dies at 87

About September 12, 1987

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 8 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: La Bamba - Los Lobos
  • UK #1 Song: Never Gonna Give You Up - Rick Astley