Historical Events In 1986
Tuesday, 27 July 2021
Jul 19 On this day in history caroline Kennedy weds Edwin A Schlossberg in Centerville, Mass
Jul 20 In the year 1986 helen Craig actress (Rich Man Poor Man), dies at 74
Jul 21 On this day in history paulo Correia, Guinee-Bissaus colonel/putschist, executed
Jul 21 In the year 1986 pleasure Island plans unveiled
Jul 21 On this day in history virginia Hewitt actress (Carol-Space Patrol), dies at 60
Jul 22 House of Reps impeaches Judge Harry E Claiborne on tax evasion on this day in history.
Jul 23 Britain's Prince Andrew marries Sarah Ferguson in the year 1986.
Jul 23 On this day in history jouko Paavo Kalervo Tolonen, composer, dies at 73
Jul 24 Fritz A Lipman, discoverer (co-enzymes, Nobel 1953), dies at 87 on this day in history.
Jul 24 SF Federal jury convicts navy radioman Jerry Whitworth of espionage on this day in history.
Jul 25 Theodore H "Ted" Lyons, pitcher (Chic White Sox), dies at 85 in the year 1986.
Jul 26 On this day in history averell Harriman, statesman, dies in Yorktown Heights, NY at 94
Jul 26 On this day in history lebanese kidnappers released Rev Lawrence Martin Jenco
Jul 27 Leroy Holmes, orch leader (Tonight Show, 1956-57), dies at 72 in the year 1986.
Jul 28 In the year 1986 charles Aubroeck, Belgian painter/sculptor (Iron Tower), dies at 91
Jul 28 In the year 1986 nASA releases transcript from doomed Challenger, pilot Michael Smith could be heard saying, "Uh-oh!" as spacecraft disintegrated
Jul 31 On this day in history theodore "Teddy" Wilson, US jazz pianist/arranger, dies at 73
Aug 01 Willem Klein, variety artist, dies at about 73 in the year 1986.
Aug 02 Jackie Joyner-Kersee (US) sets record for heptathlon (7161 pts) in the year 1986.
Aug 02 On this day in history roy Marcus Cohn, US lawyer (Joseph McCarthy), dies
Aug 03 On this day in history paul [Saul] de Groot, chairman Dutch Communist party, dies at 87
Aug 06 Emilio Fernandez, director (La Choca, Flor Silvestre), dies at 82 in the year 1986.
Aug 06 On this day in history phil Katz releases PKARC version 1.0, for the IBM
Aug 06 William J Schroeder (world's longest-survivor with permanent artificial heart, dies after 620 days with Jarvik VII man-made pump) in the year 1986.
Aug 09 In the year 1986 joseph "Poeske" Scherens, Belgian cyclist, dies at 77
Aug 13 Helen Mack, actress (Son of Kong, Milky Way), dies in the year 1986.
Aug 15 On this day in history pres Reagan decides to support a replacement for the Challenger
Aug 16 John Hurley, song writer (Son of a Preacher Man), dies at 45 on this day in history.
Aug 16 In the year 1986 madonna's "True Blue," album goes #1 for 5 weeks and her single "Papa Don't Preach," goes #1 for 2 weeks
Aug 17 In the year 1986 bronze pig statue unveiled at Seattle's Pike Place Market
Aug 19 In the year 1986 hermione Baddeley, actress (Camp Runamuck, Maude), dies at 79
Aug 20 On this day in history donn Bennett, TV host (The Big Idea), dies at 76
Aug 20 Mail carrier Patrick Sherrill, Edmond Ok, shot 14 fellow workers dead on this day in history.
Aug 21 In the year 1986 a report on the Chernobyl disaster blames 'human error'