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: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1950s  1960s  1970s  – 1980s –  1990s  2000s  2010s
Years: 1984 1985 198619871988 1989 1990

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Andy Warhol

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Rita Hayworth

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Fred Astaire

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Konstantinos Tsatsos
Andrey Kolmogorov

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Joop den Uyl

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