On This Day

What Happened on September 3, 1987

Historical Events

  • Coup in Burundi suspends constitution

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Fountain, English actor (Holyoaks), born in Bradford, England

Famous Deaths

  • Morton Feldman, American composer (For Philip Guston, Rothko Chapel), dies at 61
  • Viktor Nekrasov, Ukrainian architect and author (Soldiers), dies at 76
  • Vokopach Stalingrada/Kira Georgijevna, dies at 76
1987 Highlights

About September 3, 1987

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 2 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo