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World News Edit

  • Terry Waite, the special representative of the Archbishop of Canterbury, is kidnapped in Beirut, Lebanon.
  • The Zeebrugge car ferry diaster with over 200 dead.
  • Margaret Thatcher elected for a third term as the UK Prime Minister.
  • Gunman in Hungerford kills 14 dead and 15 wounded in an English town.
  • Hurricane sweeps over south-east England with 110mph winds, which killed 17 people and left a £300 million trail of destruction.
  • An IRA bomb blast on Remembrance Day kills 11 people in the Northern Ireland town of Enniskillen.

Events In Rock Edit

  • Bon Jovi headlined 1987's Monsters of Rock festival with Dio, Metallica, Anthrax, W.A.S.P. and Cinderella. Dee Snider, Bruce Dickinson and Paul Stanley joined Bon Jovi to perform "We're an American Band" by Grand Funk.
  • Mötley Crüe - Girls, Girls, Girls peaked at No. 2 in the Billboard charts.
  • Bon Jovi's album Slippery When Wet topped the Billboard charts for eight weeks.

Major Rock ReleasesEdit

List Of FRS Dates Edit

January

February

March

April

02 January 1987
09 January 1987
16 January 1987
23 January 1987
30 January 1987

06 February 1987
13 February 1987
20 February 1987
27 February 1987
06 March 1987
13 March 1987
20 March 1987
27 March 1987
03 April 1987
10 April 1987
17 April 1987
24 April 1987

May

June

July

August

01 May 1987
08 May 1987
15 May 1987
22 May 1987
29 May 1987
05 June 1987
12 June 1987
19 June 1987
26 June 1987
03 July 1987
10 July 1987
17 July 1987
24 July 1987
31 July 1987
07 August 1987
14 August 1987
21 August 1987
28 August 1987

September

October

November

December

04 September 1987
11 September 1987
18 September 1987
25 September 1987
02 October 1989
09 October 1987
16 October 1987
23 October 1987
30 October 1987
06 November 1987
13 November 1987
20 November 1987
27 November 1987
04 December 1987
11 December 1987
18 December 1987
25 December 1987

Shows SharedEdit

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