|Covid-19|Monarch – Oscar II
Prime Minister – Robert Themptander
- Swedish State Railways established.
- Swedish Painters' Union founded.
- Old Stockholm telephone tower
- Örgryte IS
- First issue of the women's issue Idun (magazine).
17 February – Nils Granfelt, gymnast (died 1959).
16 June – Hugo Johansson, sport shooter (died 1977).
18 December – Algot Lönn, cyclist (died 1953).
Hedvig Willman, actress (born 1841)
Antoinette Nording, perfume entrepreneur (born 1814)
1887 in Sweden Wikipedia
Events from the year 1887 in Sweden