Historical Events In 1986
Thursday, 07 July 2022
Jul 19 Caroline Kennedy weds Edwin A Schlossberg in Centerville, Mass on this day in history.
Jul 20 Helen Craig actress (Rich Man Poor Man), dies at 74 on this day in history.
Jul 21 On this day in history paulo Correia, Guinee-Bissaus colonel/putschist, executed
Jul 21 Pleasure Island plans unveiled on this day in history.
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 in the year 1986.
Jul 23 On this day in history britain's Prince Andrew marries Sarah Ferguson
Jul 23 In the year 1986 jouko Paavo Kalervo Tolonen, composer, dies at 73
Jul 24 In the year 1986 fritz A Lipman, discoverer (co-enzymes, Nobel 1953), dies at 87
Jul 24 SF Federal jury convicts navy radioman Jerry Whitworth of espionage in the year 1986.
Jul 25 Theodore H "Ted" Lyons, pitcher (Chic White Sox), dies at 85 in the year 1986.
Jul 26 Averell Harriman, statesman, dies in Yorktown Heights, NY at 94 on this day in history.
Jul 26 In the year 1986 lebanese kidnappers released Rev Lawrence Martin Jenco
Jul 27 Leroy Holmes, orch leader (Tonight Show, 1956-57), dies at 72 on this day in history.
Jul 28 Charles Aubroeck, Belgian painter/sculptor (Iron Tower), dies at 91 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1986 theodore "Teddy" Wilson, US jazz pianist/arranger, dies at 73
Aug 01 In the year 1986 willem Klein, variety artist, dies at about 73
Aug 02 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Aug 06 Emilio Fernandez, director (La Choca, Flor Silvestre), dies at 82 in the year 1986.
Aug 06 In the year 1986 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) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 15 In the year 1986 pres Reagan decides to support a replacement for the Challenger
Aug 16 John Hurley, song writer (Son of a Preacher Man), dies at 45 in the year 1986.
Aug 16 Madonna's "True Blue," album goes #1 for 5 weeks and her single "Papa Don't Preach," goes #1 for 2 weeks on this day in history.
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 Donn Bennett, TV host (The Big Idea), dies at 76 in the year 1986.
Aug 20 On this day in history mail carrier Patrick Sherrill, Edmond Ok, shot 14 fellow workers dead
Aug 21 A report on the Chernobyl disaster blames 'human error' on this day in history.