Historical Events In 1986
Thursday, 09 July 2020
Mar 02 In the year 1986 marcel Liebman, Belgian historian, dies at 56
Mar 02 In the year 1986 the British Queen signs a proclamation giving Australia legal independence
Mar 03 In the year 1986 dedication of the National Naval Memorial in Anzac Parade, Canberra, by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II to mark the 75th anniversary of the formation of the Royal Australian Navy
Mar 05 In the year 1986 "Today" tabloid launched (Britain's first national color newspaper)
Mar 05 Teddy Hoad, cricketer (West Indian captain 1930), dies in the year 1986.
Mar 06 Adolph Caesar, actor (Club Paradise, Soldier's Story), dies on this day in history.
Mar 06 USSR's Vega 1 flies by Halley's Comet at 8,889 km in the year 1986.
Mar 07 In the year 1986 in the Andreanof Islands, Alaska a 8.0 multiple event quake Damage (VI) on Adak and Atka.Tsunami generated with observed wave heights 91 to 122 cm at Kapaa, Kauai and 61 to 91 cm at Hanalei, Kauai and along the coast of Washington
Mar 07 Jacob K Javits, (Sen-R-NY), dies in Palm Beach, Fla at 81 on this day in history.
Mar 07 Phillies outfielder Garry Maddox, retires in the year 1986.
Mar 07 South-Africa emergency crisis in Brabant &Limburg ends on this day in history.
Mar 08 4 French TV crew members are abducted in west Beirut Lebanon in the year 1986.
Mar 08 Hubert Fichte, writer, dies at 50 in the year 1986.
Mar 08 On this day in history japanese probe Suisei passes Halley's Comet at 109,800 km
Mar 08 Martina Navratilova is first tennis player to earn $10 million in the year 1986.
Mar 09 In the year 1986 16th Easter Seal Telethon raises $30,100,000
Mar 09 NASA announces searchers found remains of Challenger astronauts in the year 1986.
Mar 09 On this day in history ned Calmer, TV host (In the First Person), dies at 78
Mar 09 Soviet probe Vega 2 flies by Halley's Comet at 8,030 km on this day in history.
Mar 10 Ray Milland, actor (Lost Weekend-Acad Award 1945), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Mar 11 187.27 million shares traded in New York Stock Exchange in the year 1986.
Mar 11 On this day in history japanese probe Sakigake flies by Halley's Comet at 6.8 millionkm
Mar 11 Popsicle announced its plan to end the traditional twin-stick frozen treat for a flatter, one-stick model on this day in history.
Mar 12 On this day in history 210.25 million shares traded in New York Stock Exchange
Mar 12 Giotto encounters Comet Halley in the year 1986.
Mar 12 On this day in history susan Butcher wins 1,158 mile Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race
Mar 13 On this day in history alvaro Fayad Delgado, Colombian guerilla leader (M-19), dies
Mar 13 On this day in history soyuz T-15 carries 2 cosmonauts to Soviet space station Mir
Mar 13 Space probe Giotto encounters Halley's Comet in the year 1986.
Mar 14 In the year 1986 benno Ammann, composer, dies at 81
Mar 14 On this day in history european Space Agency's Giotto flies by Halley's Comet (605 km)
Mar 15 In the year 1986 funeral services held for Swedish Prime Minister Olaf Palme
Mar 17 Haemers gang robs gold transport in Belgium of 35 million BF on this day in history.
Mar 17 Hal Buckley, actor (John Quincy-OK Crackerby), dies at 49 in the year 1986.