1987

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1987 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1987
MCMLXXXVII
Ab urbe condita 2740
Armenian calendar 1436
ԹՎ ՌՆԼԶ
Assyrian calendar 6737
Bahá'í calendar 143–144
Balinese saka calendar 1908–1909
Bengali calendar 1394
Berber calendar 2937
British Regnal year 35  Eliz. 2   36  Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar 2531
Burmese calendar 1349
Byzantine calendar 7495–7496
Chinese calendar 丙寅(Fire  Tiger)
4683 or 4623
     to 
丁卯年 (Fire  Rabbit)
4684 or 4624
Coptic calendar 1703–1704
Discordian calendar 3153
Ethiopian calendar 1979–1980
Hebrew calendar 5747–5748
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2043–2044
 - Shaka Samvat 1908–1909
 - Kali Yuga 5087–5088
Holocene calendar 11987
Igbo calendar 987–988
Iranian calendar 1365–1366
Islamic calendar 1407–1408
Japanese calendar Shōwa 62
(昭和62年)
Javanese calendar 1919–1920
Juche calendar 76
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4320
Minguo calendar ROC 76
民國76年
Nanakshahi calendar 519
Thai solar calendar 2530
Tibetan calendar 阳火虎年
(male Fire-Tiger)
2113 or 1732 or 960
     to 
阴火兔年
(female Fire-Rabbit)
2114 or 1733 or 961
Unix time 536457600 – 567993599

1987 ( MCMLXXXVII ) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar , the 1987th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 987th year of the 2nd millennium , the 87th year of the 20th century , and the 8th year of the 1980s decade.

Contents

Events

January

February

March

MS Herald of Free Enterprise before its capsizing on March 6.

April

May

June

July

August

September

Performance of the Dow Jones Industrial Index during Black Monday

October

October 16: aftermath of the Great Storm of 1987.

November

November 18: King's Cross St. Pancras tube station catches fire.

December

Date unknown

Births

January

Shelley Hennig
Kristin Cavallari
Davide Astori
César Cielo
Naya Rivera
Evan Peters
Luis Suárez
Oksana Shachko

February

Heather Morris
Gerard Piqué
Darren Criss
Rose Leslie
Michael B. Jordan
Ellen Page

March

Devon Graye
Bow Wow
Emeli Sandé
Marco Andretti
AJ Lee
Polina Gagarina

April

Sarah Gadon
Jesse McCartney
Shay Mitchell
Joss Stone
Brooklyn Decker
Mike Manning
Rosie Huntington-Whiteley
William Moseley

May

Aidy Bryant
Candice King
Andy Murray
Arturo Vidal
Novak Djokovic
Noah Reid

June

Diana DeGarmo
Kendrick Lamar
Rebecca Breeds
Niels Schneider
Joe Dempsie
Lionel Messi
Samir Nasri
Ed Westwick

July

Cristina Vee
Sebastian Vettel
Veronica Wagner
Rebecca Sugar
Dan Reynolds
AnnaLynne McCord
Mara Wilson
Alan Dawa Dolma
Genesis Rodriguez

August

Ryan Lavarnway
Tim Tebow
Mischa Zverev
Blake Lively
Amy Macdonald

September

Evan Rachel Wood
Wiz Khalifa
Tyler Hoechlin
Elizabeth Henstridge
Danielle Panabaker
Tom Felton
Grey Damon
Hilary Duff

October

Matthew Daddario
Christopher Larkin
Zuleyka Rivera
Jay Pharoah
Bea Alonzo
Zac Efron

November

Kevin Jonas
Giles Matthey
Dimitri Leonidas
Jake Abel
Karen Gillan

December

Michael Angarano
Jack DeSena
Aaron Carter
Michael Socha
Thomas Dekker
Iain De Caestecker

Deaths

January

Håkan Malmrot
Ray Bolger
Norman McLaren

February

Liberace
Hans Rosenthal
Andy Warhol
James Coco

March

Randolph Scott
Danny Kaye
Robert Preston
Maria von Trapp

April

Erskine Caldwell
Kent Taylor
Dick Shawn

May

Dalida
Rita Hayworth
Gunnar Myrdal
Hermione Gingold

June

Fred Astaire
Jackie Gleason
Billy Snedden

July

Richard Egan

August

Ira C. Eaker
Nobusuke Kishi
Rudolf Hess
Hayden Rorke
John Huston
Lee Marvin

September

Lorne Greene
Américo Tomás
Einar Gerhardsen
Mary Astor

October

Clare Boothe Luce
William P. Murphy
Alf Landon
Fahri Korutürk
Walter Houser Brattain
Woody Herman

November

René Lévesque
Seyni Kountché

December

James Baldwin
Joop den Uyl
Priscilla Dean

Date unknown

In fiction

The following are references to year 1987 in fiction:

Film

Television

Video games

The following games were released in 1987 –

Novel

Nobel Prizes

References

  1. "And Baby Makes Five Billion – U.N. Hails a Yugoslav Infant – NYTimes.com". July 12, 1987.
  2. "Accidental and fatal ejection over southern England [Archive] – PPRuNe Forums". pprune.org.
  3. "Russia's Demographic Decline Continues". prb.org.
  4. Fickenscher, Lisa. "The Bice empire comes back from the brink". News. Crains New York Business. Retrieved 29 September 2013.
  5. Doi, Hitoshi. "Kitamura Eri". Seiyuu Database. Archived from the original on February 1, 2011. Retrieved January 13, 2016.