Historical Events Happened In 1986
Friday, 22 May 2015
Feb 11 On this day in history iran begins Fajr-8 offensive against Iraq
Feb 11 Rights activist Anatoly Scharansky released by USSR, leaves country in the year 1986.
Feb 12 Guy Douglas Hamilton Warrack, composer, dies at 86 on this day in history.
Feb 15 On this day in history ferdinand Marcos wins rigged Philippines presidential election
Feb 16 French air force bombs Ouadi Doum airport in Chad on this day in history.
Feb 16 Hein Vergeer becomes world champion skater in the year 1986.
Feb 16 Howard Da Silva, Cleve Oh, actor (Ben Franklin-1776), dies at 76 on this day in history.
Feb 16 In the year 1986 mário Soares (Socialist) elected Portugal's first civilian president
Feb 17 On this day in history jiddu Krishnamurti, Indian philosopher (Kingdom Happiness), dies at 90
Feb 19 In the year 1986 adolfo Celi, actor (Thunderball), dies at 63
Feb 19 Jordanian King Hussein severs ties with PLO on this day in history.
Feb 19 The U.S. Senate votes to outlaw genocide, an act that took 37 years to ratify in the year 1986.
Feb 19 On this day in history uSSR launches Mir space station into Earth orbit
Feb 20 In the year 1986 francisco Paolo Mignone, composer, dies at 88
Feb 20 Mike Tyson sexually harasses a woman in Albany NY in the year 1986.
Feb 20 The Channel Tunnel project was given the official go ahead on this day in history.
Feb 21 AIDS patient Ryan White returns to classes at Western Middle School on this day in history.
Feb 21 On this day in history tennis star Jimmy Connors fined $20,000 & suspended for 10 weeks
Feb 23 On this day in history despite losing, Red Sox Wade Boggs gets largest arbitration ($1.35M)
Feb 23 On this day in history mary Beth Zimmerman wins LPGA Standard Register/Samaritan Golf Classic
Feb 23 In the year 1986 nelli Fiere-Cooman runs world record 60 meter indoor (7.00 seconds)
Feb 24 On this day in history texas Air buys Eastern Airlines for $676 million
Feb 24 In the year 1986 voyager 2, first Uranus fly-by
Feb 25 Iran conquerors Iraq peninsula Fao on this day in history.
Feb 25 Philippine President Ferdinand E. Marcos flees after 20 years of rule, following that country's national election; Corazon Aquino was elected successor on this day in history.
Feb 25 President Marcos of the Philipines escapes to the United States on this day in history.
Feb 25 Thousands of Egyptian military police riot, destroy 2 luxury hotel in the year 1986.
Feb 26 On this day in history former Philippines President Ferdinand E Marcos fled in defeat
Feb 26 In the year 1986 goaltending great Jacques Plante 1929-1986 dies at his home near Geneva at age 57
Feb 28 European Economic Community sign "Special Act" for Europe free trade on this day in history.
Feb 28 On this day in history sven Olof Palme, Swedish PM (1969-76, 82-86), assassinated at 59
Feb 28 Swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme is assassinated in Stockholm in the year 1986.
Feb 28 Swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme is shot to death on this day in history.
Mar 02 On this day in history english Protesters try to stop Land Rover motor company being sold to US