On This Day

What Happened on April 7, 1988

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Murderer of Gerrit Jan Heijns, Ferdi Elsas, arrested in the Netherland
  • Russia announces it will withdraw its troops from Afghanistan
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Deaths

  • Cesar Bresgen, Austrian composer/organist, dies at 74