On This Day

March 23, 1987 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Former West German Chancellor Willy Brandt resigns as chairman of the Social Democratic Party

Chancellor of West Germany Willy Brandt
Chancellor of West Germany
Willy Brandt
  • Soap "Bold & Beautiful" premieres
  • US offers military protection to Kuwaiti ships in the Persian Gulf

Birthdays in History

  • Kim Wall, Swedish journalist killed investigating Danish inventor Peter Madsen, born in Trelleborg, Sweden (d. 2017)

Deaths in History

  • Adriaan Pitlo, Dutch lawyer, dies at 85
1987 in History