Historical Events For 1986
Tuesday, 28 February 2017
Feb 11 Iran begins Fajr-8 offensive against Iraq in the year 1986.
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 Ferdinand Marcos wins rigged Philippines presidential election in the year 1986.
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 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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1986 uSSR launches Mir space station into Earth orbit
Feb 20 Francisco Paolo Mignone, composer, dies at 88 in the year 1986.
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 in the year 1986.
Feb 21 In the year 1986 aIDS patient Ryan White returns to classes at Western Middle School
Feb 21 Tennis star Jimmy Connors fined $20,000 & suspended for 10 weeks on this day in history.
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 in the year 1986.
Feb 23 Nelli Fiere-Cooman runs world record 60 meter indoor (7.00 seconds) on this day in history.
Feb 24 Texas Air buys Eastern Airlines for $676 million in the year 1986.
Feb 24 Voyager 2, first Uranus fly-by on this day in history.
Feb 25 In the year 1986 iran conquerors Iraq peninsula Fao
Feb 25 In the year 1986 philippine President Ferdinand E. Marcos flees after 20 years of rule, following that country's national election; Corazon Aquino was elected successor.
Feb 25 In the year 1986 president Marcos of the Philipines escapes to the United States
Feb 25 Thousands of Egyptian military police riot, destroy 2 luxury hotel on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Feb 28 In the year 1986 european Economic Community sign "Special Act" for Europe free trade
Feb 28 Sven Olof Palme, Swedish PM (1969-76, 82-86), assassinated at 59 in the year 1986.
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 English Protesters try to stop Land Rover motor company being sold to US in the year 1986.