Historical Events In 1986
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
Jan 28 In the year 1986 angolan Unity Leader Jonas Savimbi visits Washington, DC
Jan 28 Challenger Space Shuttle explodes 53 seconds after liftoff in the year 1986.
Jan 28 In the year 1986 christa McAuliffe, astronaut, dies in Challenger disaster
Jan 29 193.8 million shares traded in New York Stock Exchange in the year 1986.
Jan 29 In the year 1986 leif Erickson actor (John-High Chaparral), dies at 74
Jan 29 On this day in history leif Erickson, actor (John-High Chaparral), dies at 74
Jan 29 On this day in history scientists in Nova Scotia report the largest fossil find in North America 100,000 pieces of bone belonging to dinosaurs, reptiles and fish.
Jan 29 In the year 1986 yoweri Museveni sworn in as President of Uganda
Jan 30 On this day in history ticker Freeman, pianist (Dinah Shore Show), dies at 74
Jan 31 Mary Lund of Minnesota, is first female recipient of an artificial heart on this day in history.
Jan 31 On this day in history ohio records a 5.0 earthquake seventeen people treated for minor injuries and some damage (VI) sustained in the Painesville-Mentor area.
Feb 01 Alva Myrdal, Swedish Nobel peace prize winner (1982), dies at 84 on this day in history.
Feb 01 On this day in history dick James, music publisher for the Beatles from 1962-70, dies in London at age 58.
Feb 01 Singer Diana Ross marries Norwegian businessman Arne Naess in Switzerland on this day in history.
Feb 02 Dalai Lama meets Pope John Paul II in India on this day in history.
Feb 02 In the year 1986 oscar Arias Sanchez elected President of Costa Rica
Feb 03 President Reagan announces formation of Committee on Challenger Accident in the year 1986.
Feb 04 On this day in history israeli fighters intercept Libyan liner (passenger plane)
Feb 05 Corazon Aquino &Ferdinand Marcos appear on "Nightline" on this day in history.
Feb 06 On this day in history william Collier, actor (Up the River, She's My Weakness), dies
Feb 07 On this day in history armand Preud'homme, Flemish organist/lyricist, dies at 81
Feb 07 Haitian President Jean-Claude Duvalier flees, ending 28 years of rule by his family on this day in history.
Feb 07 In the year 1986 philippine Corazon Aquino defeats incumbent dictator Ferdinand Marcos but fraudulent returns gave the election to Marcos
Feb 07 In the year 1986 uS female Figure Skating championship won by Debi Thomas
Feb 08 In the year 1986 a head on collision between a freight train and a passenger train near Hinton, Alberta claims 23 lives.
Feb 08 US male Figure Skating championship won by Brian Boitano on this day in history.
Feb 09 Halley's Comet reaches 30th perihelion (closest approach to Sun) in the year 1986.
Feb 09 In the year 1986 haydar Bakr al-Attas appointed President of South Yemen
Feb 10 In the year 1986 "John Lennon Live in NYC" album is released
Feb 10 Brian Aherne, actor (Juarez, My Sister Eileen, Rosie), dies at 83 on this day in history.
Feb 10 In the year 1986 jean Claude Duvalier of Haiti flees the country to France
Feb 10 Largest ever Mafia trial, in Palermo, Sicily in the year 1986.
Feb 11 Australia beat India 2-0 to win the World Series Cup in the year 1986.
Feb 11 On this day in history frank [Patrick] Herbert, sci-fi author (Dune), dies at 65