Historical Events For 1986
Tuesday, 20 March 2018
Feb 11 Iran begins Fajr-8 offensive against Iraq on this day in history.
Feb 11 Rights activist Anatoly Scharansky released by USSR, leaves country on this day in history.
Feb 12 Guy Douglas Hamilton Warrack, composer, dies at 86 on this day in history.
Feb 15 Ferdinand Marcos wins rigged Philippines presidential election in the year 1986.
Feb 16 French air force bombs Ouadi Doum airport in Chad in the year 1986.
Feb 16 Hein Vergeer becomes world champion skater in the year 1986.
Feb 16 On this day in history howard Da Silva, Cleve Oh, actor (Ben Franklin-1776), dies at 76
Feb 16 In the year 1986 mário Soares (Socialist) elected Portugal's first civilian president
Feb 17 Jiddu Krishnamurti, Indian philosopher (Kingdom Happiness), dies at 90 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Feb 19 USSR launches Mir space station into Earth orbit on this day in history.
Feb 20 Francisco Paolo Mignone, composer, dies at 88 on this day in history.
Feb 20 On this day in history mike Tyson sexually harasses a woman in Albany NY
Feb 20 In the year 1986 the Channel Tunnel project was given the official go ahead
Feb 21 AIDS patient Ryan White returns to classes at Western Middle School on this day in history.
Feb 21 Tennis star Jimmy Connors fined $20,000 & suspended for 10 weeks on this day in history.
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 On this day in history nelli Fiere-Cooman runs world record 60 meter indoor (7.00 seconds)
Feb 24 In the year 1986 texas Air buys Eastern Airlines for $676 million
Feb 24 Voyager 2, first Uranus fly-by in the year 1986.
Feb 25 On this day in history iran conquerors Iraq peninsula Fao
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 In the year 1986 president Marcos of the Philipines escapes to the United States
Feb 25 On this day in history thousands of Egyptian military police riot, destroy 2 luxury hotel
Feb 26 Former Philippines President Ferdinand E Marcos fled in defeat on this day in history.
Feb 26 On this day in history goaltending great Jacques Plante 1929-1986 dies at his home near Geneva at age 57
Feb 28 On this day in history european Economic Community sign "Special Act" for Europe free trade
Feb 28 In the year 1986 sven Olof Palme, Swedish PM (1969-76, 82-86), assassinated at 59
Feb 28 In the year 1986 swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme is assassinated in Stockholm.
Feb 28 Swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme is shot to death in the year 1986.
Mar 02 In the year 1986 english Protesters try to stop Land Rover motor company being sold to US