Historical Events In 1986
Thursday, 24 September 2020
Feb 11 Iran begins Fajr-8 offensive against Iraq in the year 1986.
Feb 11 In the year 1986 rights activist Anatoly Scharansky released by USSR, leaves country
Feb 12 In the year 1986 guy Douglas Hamilton Warrack, composer, dies at 86
Feb 15 Ferdinand Marcos wins rigged Philippines presidential election on this day in history.
Feb 16 French air force bombs Ouadi Doum airport in Chad in the year 1986.
Feb 16 Hein Vergeer becomes world champion skater in the year 1986.
Feb 16 Howard Da Silva, Cleve Oh, actor (Ben Franklin-1776), dies at 76 in the year 1986.
Feb 16 In the year 1986 mário Soares (Socialist) elected Portugal's first civilian president
Feb 17 Jiddu Krishnamurti, Indian philosopher (Kingdom Happiness), dies at 90 on this day in history.
Feb 19 In the year 1986 adolfo Celi, actor (Thunderball), dies at 63
Feb 19 In the year 1986 jordanian King Hussein severs ties with PLO
Feb 19 In the year 1986 the U.S. Senate votes to outlaw genocide, an act that took 37 years to ratify.
Feb 19 USSR launches Mir space station into Earth orbit in the year 1986.
Feb 20 In the year 1986 francisco Paolo Mignone, composer, dies at 88
Feb 20 Mike Tyson sexually harasses a woman in Albany NY on this day in history.
Feb 20 The Channel Tunnel project was given the official go ahead in the year 1986.
Feb 21 On this day in history 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) in the year 1986.
Feb 23 Mary Beth Zimmerman wins LPGA Standard Register/Samaritan Golf Classic in the year 1986.
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 In the year 1986 voyager 2, first Uranus fly-by
Feb 25 Iran conquerors Iraq peninsula Fao in the year 1986.
Feb 25 In the year 1986 philippine President Ferdinand E. Marcos flees after 20 years of rule, following that country's national election; Corazon Aquino was elected successor.
Feb 25 In the year 1986 president Marcos of the Philipines escapes to the United States
Feb 25 Thousands of Egyptian military police riot, destroy 2 luxury hotel on this day in history.
Feb 26 Former Philippines President Ferdinand E Marcos fled in defeat on this day in history.
Feb 26 Goaltending great Jacques Plante 1929-1986 dies at his home near Geneva at age 57 in the year 1986.
Feb 28 European Economic Community sign "Special Act" for Europe free trade on this day in history.
Feb 28 Sven Olof Palme, Swedish PM (1969-76, 82-86), assassinated at 59 in the year 1986.
Feb 28 Swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme is assassinated in Stockholm on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.