On This Day

February 1, 1987 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • 163 day strike against Deere & Co ends, workers accept wage freeze

Book releaseHistoric Publication

Danielle Steel’s romance novel “Fine Things” is published

Novelist Danielle Steel
Danielle Steel

Deaths in History

  • Sala Burton, American politician (Rep-D-CA, 1983-87), dies of cancer at 61