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 eighth year of the 1980s decade.

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Performance of the Dow Jones Industrial Index throughout Black Monday

October

October 16: aftermath of the Great Storm of 1987.

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Alan (阿兰)

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In fiction

The following are references to year 1987 in fiction:

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Nobel Prizes