What Happened on September 19, 1987

Historical Events

  • 12th Toronto International Film Festival: "The Princess Bride" directed by Rob Reiner wins the People's Choice Award

Farm Aid Concert

Farm Aid III held in Lincoln, Nebraska; performers include Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young, Emmylou Harris, Vince Gill, Lyle Lovett, John Denver, and Joe Walsh [1]

  • Kaye Lani Rae Rafko (Mich), 24, crowned 61st Miss America
1987 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Danielle Panabaker, American actress (Stuck in the Suburbs), born in Augusta, Georgia
  • Guy Williams, New Zealand comedian and TV personality (Jono and Ben), born in Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Muhammad Iqbal Siddiq, Indonesian concert pianist and teacher, born in Jakarta, Indonesia
Born in 1987

Famous Deaths

  • Einar Gerhardsen, Prime Minister of Norway (b. 1897)

About September 19, 1987

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo

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