On This Day

What Happened on September 18, 1987

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Detroit Tiger Darrell Evans is 1st 40 year old to hit 30 HRs
  • US & USSR sign accord to remove mid range missiles
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Jinkx Monsoon [Jerick Hoffer], American drag queen, actor and singer (RuPaul's Drag Race season 5 winner), born in Portland, Oregon

Famous Deaths

  • Américo Tomás, Portuguese admiral and politician, 14th President of Portugal