Historical Events In 1986
Thursday, 06 May 2021
Jul 19 Caroline Kennedy weds Edwin A Schlossberg in Centerville, Mass in the year 1986.
Jul 20 In the year 1986 helen Craig actress (Rich Man Poor Man), dies at 74
Jul 21 In the year 1986 paulo Correia, Guinee-Bissaus colonel/putschist, executed
Jul 21 Pleasure Island plans unveiled on this day in history.
Jul 21 Virginia Hewitt actress (Carol-Space Patrol), dies at 60 in the year 1986.
Jul 22 In the year 1986 house of Reps impeaches Judge Harry E Claiborne on tax evasion
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 in the year 1986.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 26 Averell Harriman, statesman, dies in Yorktown Heights, NY at 94 on this day in history.
Jul 26 On this day in history lebanese kidnappers released Rev Lawrence Martin Jenco
Jul 27 On this day in history leroy Holmes, orch leader (Tonight Show, 1956-57), dies at 72
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 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 On this day in history roy Marcus Cohn, US lawyer (Joseph McCarthy), dies
Aug 03 In the year 1986 paul [Saul] de Groot, chairman Dutch Communist party, dies at 87
Aug 06 Emilio Fernandez, director (La Choca, Flor Silvestre), dies at 82 on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Aug 09 In the year 1986 joseph "Poeske" Scherens, Belgian cyclist, dies at 77
Aug 13 In the year 1986 helen Mack, actress (Son of Kong, Milky Way), dies
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 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 on this day in history.
Aug 19 In the year 1986 hermione Baddeley, actress (Camp Runamuck, Maude), dies at 79
Aug 20 In the year 1986 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 On this day in history a report on the Chernobyl disaster blames 'human error'