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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:
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1987 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1987
MCMLXXXVII
Ab urbe condita2740
Armenian calendar1436
ԹՎ ՌՆԼԶ
Assyrian calendar6737
Bahá'í calendar143–144
Balinese saka calendar1908–1909
Bengali calendar1394
Berber calendar2937
British Regnal year35 Eliz. 2 – 36 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar2531
Burmese calendar1349
Byzantine calendar7495–7496
Chinese calendar丙寅(Fire Tiger)
4683 or 4623
    — to —
丁卯年 (Fire Rabbit)
4684 or 4624
Coptic calendar1703–1704
Discordian calendar3153
Ethiopian calendar1979–1980
Hebrew calendar5747–5748
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat2043–2044
 - Shaka Samvat1908–1909
 - Kali Yuga5087–5088
Holocene calendar11987
Igbo calendar987–988
Iranian calendar1365–1366
Islamic calendar1407–1408
Japanese calendarShōwa 62
(昭和62年)
Javanese calendar1919–1920
Juche calendar76
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4320
Minguo calendarROC 76
民國76年
Nanakshahi calendar519
Thai solar calendar2530
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 time536457600 – 567993599

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

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Performance of the Dow Jones Industrial Index during Black Monday

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October 16: aftermath of the Great Storm of 1987.

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In fictionEdit

The following are references to year 1987 in fiction:

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Video gamesEdit

The following games were released in 1987 –

NovelEdit

  • Call Me By Your Name (novel): The events in the novel as recalled by the narrator, Elio Perlman, takes place in the summer of 1987 in Italy.

Nobel PrizesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  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.