1987

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This article is about the year 1987. For the number, see 1987 (number). For other uses, see 1987 (disambiguation).
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
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Years: 1984 1985 198619871988 1989 1990
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1987 (MCMLXXXVII) was a common year starting on Thursday (dominical letter D) 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.

Events

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March

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

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September

File:DJIA Black Monday 1987.svg
Performance of the Dow Jones Industrial Index during Black Monday

October

October 16: aftermath of the Great Storm of 1987.

November

December

Date unknown

In fiction

The following are references to year 1987 in fiction:

Births

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July

Alan (阿兰)

August

September

October

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December

Aaron Carter

Deaths

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October

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December

Date unknown

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. Hearder, Jeremy, "Plimsoll, Sir James (1917–1987)", Australian Dictionary of Biography, Australian National University, archived from the original on 28 September 2013