1987 (1987) is a normal year starting on Thursday according to the Western calendar (Gregorian calendar). 1987.
This section describes 1987 from an international perspective.
Zodiac: Yin Fire Rabbit
Japan (dates match)
2647 imperial year
Republic of Korea (dates match)
Republic of Korea 69 years
Republic of China (dates match)
Republic of China calendar 76 years
Democratic People's Republic of Korea (dates match)
Subject 76 years
Buddhist calendar: 2529-2530
Islamic calendar: April 29, 1407-May 10, 1408
Jewish calendar: March 30, 5747-April 10, 5748
UNIX time: 536457600 --567993599
Modified Julian Day (MJD): 46796 --47160
Lilian Date (LD): 147637 --148001
January 1-Hundreds of students demonstrate at Tiananmen Square in Beijing, China.
February 22-Held the G7 meeting of finance ministers and central bank governors of seven advanced countries (Louvre Accord).
February 23-Supernova SN 1987A is observed. The discovery of supernovae that can be seen with the naked eye has been since 1604. In addition, neutrinos due to supernova explosions were observed for the first time.
March 22-Apple Computer announces "Macintosh II" and "Macintosh SE".
April 1-The Japanese National Railways was dissolved due to the JNR division and privatization, and the business was inherited by JR (6 passenger companies and 1 freight company), which was established by the division and privatization.
May 28-West German 19-year-old Mathias Rust breaks through the Soviet air defense network in Cessna and lands on Moscow's Red Square.
June 8-The 13th Summit is held.
June 26-Soviet Union decides on national enterprise law (independent management of enterprises, introduction of competition principle).
June 29-President Roh Tae-woo of the Republic of Korea announces a declaration of democratization.
July 1-Single European Act comes into effect.
July 11-World population exceeds 5 billion.
July 15-Taiwan lifts martial law that has been in effect since 1949.
July 30-Teodoro Obiang Ngema forms the Democratic Party of Equatorial Guinea in Equatorial Guinea.
August 3-Mt. Hiei World Religions Summit begins. Hieizan Enryakuji Temple.
August 16-Northwest Airlines Flight 255 crash
August 17-Rudolf Hess, Vice President of the National Socialist German Workers' Party, commits suicide in Spandau Prison, where he was imprisoned. With this, all the people who have belonged to the Hitler Cabinet have passed away.
August 31-Thai Airways Flight 365 crash
September 9-The 1st International Conference on Artificial Life is held at Los Alamos National Laboratory.
September 22-Emperor Showa undergoes surgery at Miyauchi Office Hospital due to intestinal passage obstruction. He was discharged on October 7.
October 16-18-month-old "Baby of Everyone" Jessica McClure is rescued from an underground pipe for the first time in 58 hours.
October 19-New York Stock Market Crash (Black Monday). The world falls into a simultaneous stock price depreciation.
November 8-Ayako Okamoto becomes the first Japanese foreigner to win the Women's PGA Championship.
November 28-South African Airways Flight 295 crash occurred.
November 29-Korean Air bombing incident by Kim Hyon-hui.
December 7-Mikhail Gorbachev, General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, visited the United States.
December 7-Pacific Southwest Airlines Flight 1771 crash
December 8-US President Ronald Reagan and General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union Mikhail Gorbachev sign the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF Treaty).
December 16-Korean presidential election was held for the first time in 16 years, and Roh Tae-woo was elected.
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