On This Day

September 16, 1987 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pope John Paul II's ends his Los Angeles tour with an interfaith meeting at Dodger Stadium with leaders of Judaism, Islam, Buddhism and Hinduism

264th Pope John Paul II
264th Pope
John Paul II
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Deaths in History

  • Howard Moss, American poet, dramatist, and critic (b. 1922)