Historical Events In 1986
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Feb 11 On this day in history iran begins Fajr-8 offensive against Iraq
Feb 11 Rights activist Anatoly Scharansky released by USSR, leaves country on this day in history.
Feb 12 In the year 1986 guy Douglas Hamilton Warrack, composer, dies at 86
Feb 15 In the year 1986 ferdinand Marcos wins rigged Philippines presidential election
Feb 16 French air force bombs Ouadi Doum airport in Chad on this day in history.
Feb 16 Hein Vergeer becomes world champion skater in the year 1986.
Feb 16 In the year 1986 howard Da Silva, Cleve Oh, actor (Ben Franklin-1776), dies at 76
Feb 16 On this day in history mário Soares (Socialist) elected Portugal's first civilian president
Feb 17 Jiddu Krishnamurti, Indian philosopher (Kingdom Happiness), dies at 90 in the year 1986.
Feb 19 On this day in history adolfo Celi, actor (Thunderball), dies at 63
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 on this day in history.
Feb 19 In the year 1986 uSSR launches Mir space station into Earth orbit
Feb 20 On this day in history francisco Paolo Mignone, composer, dies at 88
Feb 20 Mike Tyson sexually harasses a woman in Albany NY in the year 1986.
Feb 20 The Channel Tunnel project was given the official go ahead on this day in history.
Feb 21 On this day in history aIDS patient Ryan White returns to classes at Western Middle School
Feb 21 In the year 1986 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 In the year 1986 mary Beth Zimmerman wins LPGA Standard Register/Samaritan Golf Classic
Feb 23 Nelli Fiere-Cooman runs world record 60 meter indoor (7.00 seconds) on this day in history.
Feb 24 On this day in history texas Air buys Eastern Airlines for $676 million
Feb 24 On this day in history voyager 2, first Uranus fly-by
Feb 25 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Feb 25 President Marcos of the Philipines escapes to the United States on this day in history.
Feb 25 Thousands of Egyptian military police riot, destroy 2 luxury hotel in the year 1986.
Feb 26 Former Philippines President Ferdinand E Marcos fled in defeat in the year 1986.
Feb 26 In the year 1986 goaltending great Jacques Plante 1929-1986 dies at his home near Geneva at age 57
Feb 28 On this day in history european Economic Community sign "Special Act" for Europe free trade
Feb 28 Sven Olof Palme, Swedish PM (1969-76, 82-86), assassinated at 59 on this day in history.
Feb 28 In the year 1986 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 English Protesters try to stop Land Rover motor company being sold to US in the year 1986.