On This Day

What Happened on September 27, 1987

Historical Events

  • Atlanta Braves Phil Niekro's final MLB appearance, he surrenders for 5 runs in 3 innings against the San Francisco Giants
  • NFL players' strike begins in the US
  • Ryder Cup Golf, Muirfield Village GC: Europe beats US, 15-13; after 13-0 unbeaten record spanning 60 years, US loses for first time on home soil
1987 Highlights

About September 27, 1987

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 10 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Libra