Historical Events In 1986
Monday, 21 September 2020
Jul 19 In the year 1986 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 Paulo Correia, Guinee-Bissaus colonel/putschist, executed in the year 1986.
Jul 21 Pleasure Island plans unveiled in the year 1986.
Jul 21 In the year 1986 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 on this day in history.
Jul 23 In the year 1986 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 on this day in history.
Jul 26 On this day in history averell Harriman, statesman, dies in Yorktown Heights, NY at 94
Jul 26 In the year 1986 lebanese kidnappers released Rev Lawrence Martin Jenco
Jul 27 In the year 1986 leroy Holmes, orch leader (Tonight Show, 1956-57), dies at 72
Jul 28 Charles Aubroeck, Belgian painter/sculptor (Iron Tower), dies at 91 in the year 1986.
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 Theodore "Teddy" Wilson, US jazz pianist/arranger, dies at 73 in the year 1986.
Aug 01 On this day in history willem Klein, variety artist, dies at about 73
Aug 02 In the year 1986 jackie Joyner-Kersee (US) sets record for heptathlon (7161 pts)
Aug 02 Roy Marcus Cohn, US lawyer (Joseph McCarthy), dies on this day in history.
Aug 03 Paul [Saul] de Groot, chairman Dutch Communist party, dies at 87 in the year 1986.
Aug 06 On this day in history emilio Fernandez, director (La Choca, Flor Silvestre), dies at 82
Aug 06 In the year 1986 phil Katz releases PKARC version 1.0, for the IBM
Aug 06 On this day in history william J Schroeder (world's longest-survivor with permanent artificial heart, dies after 620 days with Jarvik VII man-made pump)
Aug 09 Joseph "Poeske" Scherens, Belgian cyclist, dies at 77 in the year 1986.
Aug 13 Helen Mack, actress (Son of Kong, Milky Way), dies in the year 1986.
Aug 15 Pres Reagan decides to support a replacement for the Challenger on this day in history.
Aug 16 On this day in history john Hurley, song writer (Son of a Preacher Man), dies at 45
Aug 16 On this day in history madonna's "True Blue," album goes #1 for 5 weeks and her single "Papa Don't Preach," goes #1 for 2 weeks
Aug 17 Bronze pig statue unveiled at Seattle's Pike Place Market in the year 1986.
Aug 19 Hermione Baddeley, actress (Camp Runamuck, Maude), dies at 79 in the year 1986.
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 in the year 1986.
Aug 21 On this day in history a report on the Chernobyl disaster blames 'human error'