On This Day

What Happened on September 25, 1987

Historical Events

  • 2nd coup on Fiji led by Major General Sitiveni Rabuka

Famous Deaths

  • Emlyn Williams, actor and director (I Accuse, Ivanhoe, Scarf), dies at 81
  • George Emlyn Williams, Welsh actor and playwright (David Copperfield), dies from cancer at 81

Person of interestMary Astor

Mary Astor, actress (Cynthia, Meet Me in St Louis, Fiesta), dies at 81

Actress Mary Astor
Mary Astor

1987 Highlights

About September 25, 1987

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Libra