Historical Events In 1986
Thursday, 06 May 2021
Feb 11 Iran begins Fajr-8 offensive against Iraq in the year 1986.
Feb 11 Rights activist Anatoly Scharansky released by USSR, leaves country on this day in history.
Feb 12 On this day in history guy Douglas Hamilton Warrack, composer, dies at 86
Feb 15 Ferdinand Marcos wins rigged Philippines presidential election on this day in history.
Feb 16 In the year 1986 french air force bombs Ouadi Doum airport in Chad
Feb 16 In the year 1986 hein Vergeer becomes world champion skater
Feb 16 Howard Da Silva, Cleve Oh, actor (Ben Franklin-1776), dies at 76 in the year 1986.
Feb 16 Mário Soares (Socialist) elected Portugal's first civilian president on this day in history.
Feb 17 Jiddu Krishnamurti, Indian philosopher (Kingdom Happiness), dies at 90 on this day in history.
Feb 19 Adolfo Celi, actor (Thunderball), dies at 63 in the year 1986.
Feb 19 On this day in history jordanian King Hussein severs ties with PLO
Feb 19 The U.S. Senate votes to outlaw genocide, an act that took 37 years to ratify in the year 1986.
Feb 19 USSR launches Mir space station into Earth orbit on this day in history.
Feb 20 Francisco Paolo Mignone, composer, dies at 88 in the year 1986.
Feb 20 On this day in history mike Tyson sexually harasses a woman in Albany NY
Feb 20 The Channel Tunnel project was given the official go ahead on this day in history.
Feb 21 In the year 1986 aIDS patient Ryan White returns to classes at Western Middle School
Feb 21 On this day in history tennis star Jimmy Connors fined $20,000 & suspended for 10 weeks
Feb 23 Despite losing, Red Sox Wade Boggs gets largest arbitration ($1.35M) on this day in history.
Feb 23 On this day in history mary Beth Zimmerman wins LPGA Standard Register/Samaritan Golf Classic
Feb 23 On this day in history nelli Fiere-Cooman runs world record 60 meter indoor (7.00 seconds)
Feb 24 Texas Air buys Eastern Airlines for $676 million on this day in history.
Feb 24 In the year 1986 voyager 2, first Uranus fly-by
Feb 25 In the year 1986 iran conquerors Iraq peninsula Fao
Feb 25 Philippine President Ferdinand E. Marcos flees after 20 years of rule, following that country's national election; Corazon Aquino was elected successor in the year 1986.
Feb 25 On this day in history president Marcos of the Philipines escapes to the United States
Feb 25 On this day in history thousands of Egyptian military police riot, destroy 2 luxury hotel
Feb 26 Former Philippines President Ferdinand E Marcos fled in defeat on this day in history.
Feb 26 On this day in history goaltending great Jacques Plante 1929-1986 dies at his home near Geneva at age 57
Feb 28 In the year 1986 european Economic Community sign "Special Act" for Europe free trade
Feb 28 Sven Olof Palme, Swedish PM (1969-76, 82-86), assassinated at 59 in the year 1986.
Feb 28 On this day in history swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme is assassinated in Stockholm.
Feb 28 On this day in history swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme is shot to death
Mar 02 In the year 1986 english Protesters try to stop Land Rover motor company being sold to US