Historical Events In 1986
Sunday, 31 May 2020
Jan 01 On this day in history aruba becomes independent from neighbor island Curaçao (part of Kingdom of the Netherlands)
Jan 01 Barbra Streisand & Jon Peters relationship breaks up on this day in history.
Jan 01 On this day in history international Peace Year begins
Jan 01 In the year 1986 new York City NY transit fare rises from 90¢ to $1.00
Jan 01 Spain & Portugal become 11th & 12th members of Common Market (European Economic Community) in the year 1986.
Jan 02 In the year 1986 191.66 million shares traded in New York Stock Exchange
Jan 02 New York Islander, Mike Bossy, scores his 500th goal in the year 1986.
Jan 02 On this day in history una Merkel, US actress (Abraham Lincoln), dies at 82
Jan 03 Jens Bjerre, composer, dies at 82 in the year 1986.
Jan 03 The Skytrain commences operation between Vancouver and New Westminster, BC on this day in history.
Jan 04 On this day in history christopher Isherwood, British writer (Lions & Shadows), dies at 81
Jan 04 On this day in history david Boon's second Test century, 131 vs India at Adelaide
Jan 06 British Defense Secretary Michael Heseltine resigns in the year 1986.
Jan 06 In the year 1986 impala Platinum fires 20,000 black mine workers in Johannesburg
Jan 06 Last day in Test cricket for Bob Holland in the year 1986.
Jan 06 In the year 1986 louis Lebeer, Dutch art historian, dies at 90
Jan 06 On this day in history sTS 61-C scrubbed at T-31 seconds because of liquid oxygen valve problem
Jan 07 In the year 1986 netherlands Bank issues 250 guilder notes
Jan 07 President Regan breaks off all economic links with Libya on this day in history.
Jan 07 On this day in history sTS 61-C mission scrubbed at T -9m because of weather problems
Jan 07 In the year 1986 uS President Reagan proclaims economic sanctions against Libya
Jan 08 In the year 1986 president Reagan freezes Libyan assets in the US
Jan 09 After 10 years of sales (and a lawsuit from rival Polaroid), Kodak discontinues its line of instant cameras in the year 1986.
Jan 10 In the year 1986 palau signs Compact of Free Association with US
Jan 10 On this day in history sTS 61-C mission scrubbed T -9m because of bad weather at Kennedy
Jan 12 On this day in history 24th space shuttle (61-C) mission-Columbia 7-launched
Jan 12 Marcel Arland, French author (L'ordre, LumiÃ¨re du Soir), dies at 86 in the year 1986.
Jan 13 Bloody coup overthrows government of South Yemen in the year 1986.
Jan 13 In the year 1986 nCCA institutes eligibility requirements based on college exams
Jan 14 Constitution of Guatemala takes effect on this day in history.
Jan 14 In the year 1986 donna Reed, actress (Donna Reed Show, Dallas), dies of cancer at 64
Jan 15 James H "Jim" Crowley, US football player (Notre Dame), dies at 83 in the year 1986.
Jan 15 Living Seas opens at World Showcase in EPCOT, Walt Disney World on this day in history.
Jan 16 Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi said Libya would train, arm and protect Arab guerrillas for Palestinian suicide and terrorist missions, his first explicit endorsement of terrorism in the year 1986.