On This Day

March 13, 1987 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

John Gotti, boss of the Gambino crime family, is acquitted of racketeering

Gangster John Gotti
Gangster
John Gotti
  • Washington Caps score 5 goals against Toronto in 3 mins & 3 secs

Deaths in History

  • Bernhard Grzimek, German zoologist (West Germany), dies at 77
1987 in History