On This Day

What Happened on September 30, 1987

Historical Events

  • Suriname constitution ratified

Famous Birthdays

  • Aida Garifullina, Russian soprano (Operalia 2013), born in Kazan, Russia
  • Denise Laurel, Filipina actress and singer, born in Manila, Philippines
  • Flora Duffy OBE, Bermudian triathlete (Olympic gold 2021, Bermuda‚Äôs first ever gold medal; World C'ship gold 2016, 17), born in Paget Parish, Bermuda

Famous Deaths

  • Alfred Bester, sci-fi author (Dark Side of Earth), dies at 73
  • Robert Schollum, Austrian composer, dies at 74
1987 Highlights

About September 30, 1987

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 11 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Libra