Historical Events In 1986
Friday, 25 May 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 in the year 1986.
Feb 15 In the year 1986 ferdinand Marcos wins rigged Philippines presidential election
Feb 16 On this day in history french air force bombs Ouadi Doum airport in Chad
Feb 16 In the year 1986 hein Vergeer becomes world champion skater
Feb 16 Howard Da Silva, Cleve Oh, actor (Ben Franklin-1776), dies at 76 in the year 1986.
Feb 16 Mário Soares (Socialist) elected Portugal's first civilian president on this day in history.
Feb 17 Jiddu Krishnamurti, Indian philosopher (Kingdom Happiness), dies at 90 on this day in history.
Feb 19 Adolfo Celi, actor (Thunderball), dies at 63 on this day in history.
Feb 19 In the year 1986 jordanian King Hussein severs ties with PLO
Feb 19 In the year 1986 the U.S. Senate votes to outlaw genocide, an act that took 37 years to ratify.
Feb 19 USSR launches Mir space station into Earth orbit in the year 1986.
Feb 20 Francisco Paolo Mignone, composer, dies at 88 on this day in history.
Feb 20 Mike Tyson sexually harasses a woman in Albany NY on this day in history.
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 in the year 1986.
Feb 21 Tennis star Jimmy Connors fined $20,000 & suspended for 10 weeks in the year 1986.
Feb 23 Despite losing, Red Sox Wade Boggs gets largest arbitration ($1.35M) in the year 1986.
Feb 23 Mary Beth Zimmerman wins LPGA Standard Register/Samaritan Golf Classic on this day in history.
Feb 23 Nelli Fiere-Cooman runs world record 60 meter indoor (7.00 seconds) in the year 1986.
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 in the year 1986.
Feb 25 Philippine President Ferdinand E. Marcos flees after 20 years of rule, following that country's national election; Corazon Aquino was elected successor in the year 1986.
Feb 25 President Marcos of the Philipines escapes to the United States in the year 1986.
Feb 25 In the year 1986 thousands of Egyptian military police riot, destroy 2 luxury hotel
Feb 26 On this day in history former Philippines President Ferdinand E Marcos fled in defeat
Feb 26 Goaltending great Jacques Plante 1929-1986 dies at his home near Geneva at age 57 in the year 1986.
Feb 28 European Economic Community sign "Special Act" for Europe free trade on this day in history.
Feb 28 Sven Olof Palme, Swedish PM (1969-76, 82-86), assassinated at 59 in the year 1986.
Feb 28 On this day in history swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme is assassinated in Stockholm.
Feb 28 On this day in history swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme is shot to death
Mar 02 In the year 1986 english Protesters try to stop Land Rover motor company being sold to US