Historical Events In 1986
Sunday, 07 March 2021
May 02 On this day in history transportation Expo 86 opens in Vancouver British Columbia
May 03 In the year 1986 air Lanka crashes, killing 22
May 03 Horse racing legend Bill Shoemaker became the oldest jockey to win the the Kentucky Derby on this day in history.
May 03 In the year 1986 nASA launches Goes-G, it failed to achieve orbit
May 03 Robert Alda, actor (Dan Lewis-Supertrain), dies at 72 in the year 1986.
May 04 President Babrak Karmal resigns as party leader of Afghánistán in the year 1986.
May 05 Jon William Haussermann Jr, composer, dies at 76 in the year 1986.
May 06 In the year 1986 berlin Real Madrid wins 15th UEFA Cup
May 06 Berlin: Real Madrid wins 15th UEFA Cup on this day in history.
May 06 Donald E Pelotte becomes first native American bishop on this day in history.
May 06 France performs nuclear test at Muruora Island on this day in history.
May 07 On this day in history gaston Deferre, French politician, dies at 75
May 07 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 on this day in history.
May 07 Phillies outfielder Garry Maddox, retires on this day in history.
May 09 Dirk de Vroome, [Red Giant], Limbourg activist, dies at 60 on this day in history.
May 09 Tenzing Norgay, one of the first two people to climb to the summit of Mount Everest, dies in the year 1986.
May 10 In the year 1986 "Rock Me Amadeus" by Falco hit #1 on UK pop chart
May 10 On this day in history tommy Lee drummer of Motley Crüe marries Heather Locklear
May 12 In the year 1986 elisabeth Bergner, dies at 85
May 12 In the year 1986 fred Markham (US), unpaced & unaided by wind, is first to pedal 65 mph on a level course, Big Sand Flat CA
May 12 On this day in history kristeen Garcia is born.
May 12 President Reagan appoints Dr James C Fletcher NASA Administrator on this day in history.
May 14 On this day in history institute for War documents publishes Anne Franks complete diary
May 15 Argentine ex-President Galtieri sentenced to 12 years on this day in history.
May 15 In the year 1986 theodore H White, US journalist (Making of Pres, Pulitzer), dies at 71
May 16 On this day in history "Top Gun" premieres
May 16 Bobby Ewing (Patrick Duffy) comes back from dead on Dallas on this day in history.
May 16 Joaquín Balaguers PRSC wins Dominican Republic parliamentary election on this day in history.
May 16 South African President P W Botha sends Coetsee to visit Mandela in the year 1986.
May 17 "Chicken Song" by Spitting Image hit #1 on the UK pop chart on this day in history.
May 18 On this day in history chung Kwung Ying does 2,750 "atomic" hand-stand push-ups
May 18 John Bubbles Sublett, tap dancer (Black & Bubbles), dies at 84 on this day in history.
May 18 In the year 1986 south African army occupies Botswana, Zimbabwe & Zambia
May 19 In the year 1986 anti-apartheid activist Hélène Pastoors sentenced to 10 years in South Africa