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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.

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List Of FRS Dates Edit

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February

March

April

02 Jan 1987
09 Jan 1987
16 Jan 1987
23 Jan 1987
30 Jan 1987

06 Feb 1987
13 Feb 1987
20 Feb 1987
27 Feb 1987
06 Mar 1987
13 Mar 1987
20 Mar 1987
27 Mar 1987
03 Apr 1987
10 Apr 1987
17 Apr 1987
24 Apr 1987

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August

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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 Aug 1987
14 Aug 1987
21 Aug 1987
28 Aug 1987

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11 Sep 1987
18 Sep 1987
25 Sep 1987
02 Oct 1987
09 Oct 1987
16 Oct 1987
23 Oct 1987
30 Oct 1987
06 Nov 1987
13 Nov 1987
20 Nov 1987
27 Nov 1987
04 Dec 1987
11 Dec 1987
18 Dec 1987
25 Dec 1987

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