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Finders Keepers

This is a list of notable events, premieres, releases, series cancellations and endings, and other business ventures for Nickelodeon in the year 1987.

Television

Series premieres

Acquired shows
  • January 5: The Ann Sothern Show/Private Secretary (aka Susie) (Both series aired in rotated runs; last regular airing was on March 31, 1990)
  • March 7
    • The Bad News Bears
    • Mad Movies with the L.A. Connection
  • March 16: The Shari Show
  • May 18: Maple Town
  • June 1: Adventures of the Little Koala
  • July 1: Car 54, Where Are You? (last regular airing was on March 31, 1990)
  • September 5: Miss Peach of the Kelly School (originally aired as part of Special Delivery)
  • September 7: Kids in Motion
  • October 1: Inspector Gadget (the first run of the show ended on August 31, 1992, with a second run starting on November 4, 1996)
  • October 4: 16 Cinema
  • October 5
    • Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In (last regular airing was on July 29, 1990)
    • Sharon, Lois, and Bram's Elephant Show

Series endings

Specials

People

Business

Behind the scenes

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