Historical Events For 1986
Friday, 24 February 2017
Jan 01 On this day in history aruba becomes independent from neighbor island Curaçao (part of Kingdom of the Netherlands)
Jan 01 Barbra Streisand & Jon Peters relationship breaks up on this day in history.
Jan 01 International Peace Year begins in the year 1986.
Jan 01 On this day in history new York City NY transit fare rises from 90¢ to $1.00
Jan 01 Spain & Portugal become 11th & 12th members of Common Market (European Economic Community) in the year 1986.
Jan 02 On this day in history 191.66 million shares traded in New York Stock Exchange
Jan 02 New York Islander, Mike Bossy, scores his 500th goal in the year 1986.
Jan 02 Una Merkel, US actress (Abraham Lincoln), dies at 82 in the year 1986.
Jan 03 Jens Bjerre, composer, dies at 82 in the year 1986.
Jan 03 On this day in history the Skytrain commences operation between Vancouver and New Westminster, BC.
Jan 04 On this day in history christopher Isherwood, British writer (Lions & Shadows), dies at 81
Jan 04 In the year 1986 david Boon's second Test century, 131 vs India at Adelaide
Jan 06 In the year 1986 british Defense Secretary Michael Heseltine resigns
Jan 06 In the year 1986 impala Platinum fires 20,000 black mine workers in Johannesburg
Jan 06 On this day in history last day in Test cricket for Bob Holland
Jan 06 Louis Lebeer, Dutch art historian, dies at 90 in the year 1986.
Jan 06 On this day in history sTS 61-C scrubbed at T-31 seconds because of liquid oxygen valve problem
Jan 07 Netherlands Bank issues 250 guilder notes on this day in history.
Jan 07 On this day in history president Regan breaks off all economic links with Libya
Jan 07 In the year 1986 sTS 61-C mission scrubbed at T -9m because of weather problems
Jan 07 US President Reagan proclaims economic sanctions against Libya in the year 1986.
Jan 08 President Reagan freezes Libyan assets in the US in the year 1986.
Jan 09 In the year 1986 after 10 years of sales (and a lawsuit from rival Polaroid), Kodak discontinues its line of instant cameras.
Jan 10 On this day in history palau signs Compact of Free Association with US
Jan 10 In the year 1986 sTS 61-C mission scrubbed T -9m because of bad weather at Kennedy
Jan 12 24th space shuttle (61-C) mission-Columbia 7-launched on this day in history.
Jan 12 Marcel Arland, French author (L'ordre, Lumière du Soir), dies at 86 on this day in history.
Jan 13 Bloody coup overthrows government of South Yemen in the year 1986.
Jan 13 In the year 1986 nCCA institutes eligibility requirements based on college exams
Jan 14 Constitution of Guatemala takes effect on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history donna Reed, actress (Donna Reed Show, Dallas), dies of cancer at 64
Jan 15 James H "Jim" Crowley, US football player (Notre Dame), dies at 83 on this day in history.
Jan 15 Living Seas opens at World Showcase in EPCOT, Walt Disney World in the year 1986.
Jan 16 On this day in history libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi said Libya would train, arm and protect Arab guerrillas for Palestinian suicide and terrorist missions, his first explicit endorsement of terrorism.