1987

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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.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
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

Events

January

February

March

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

April

May

June

July

August

September

DJIA Black Monday 1987
Performance of the Dow Jones Industrial Index during Black Monday

October

Aftermath of the Great Storm of 1987
October 16: aftermath of the Great Storm of 1987.

November

December

Date unknown

Births

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Deaths

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Date unknown

In fiction

The following are references to year 1987 in fiction:

Film

Television

Video games

The following games were released in 1987 –

  • Zelda II: The Adventure of Link (Jan 14) : Made by Nintendo.
  • Final Fantasy (Dec 18) : Created by Hironobu Sakaguchi.

Nobel Prizes

References

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