Historical Events In 1986
Saturday, 17 April 2021
Jan 01 Aruba becomes independent from neighbor island Curaçao (part of Kingdom of the Netherlands) in the year 1986.
Jan 01 In the year 1986 barbra Streisand & Jon Peters relationship breaks up
Jan 01 International Peace Year begins in the year 1986.
Jan 01 In the year 1986 new York City NY transit fare rises from 90¢ to $1.00
Jan 01 On this day in history spain & Portugal become 11th & 12th members of Common Market (European Economic Community)
Jan 02 191.66 million shares traded in New York Stock Exchange on this day in history.
Jan 02 On this day in history new York Islander, Mike Bossy, scores his 500th goal
Jan 02 Una Merkel, US actress (Abraham Lincoln), dies at 82 in the year 1986.
Jan 03 Jens Bjerre, composer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1986 david Boon's second Test century, 131 vs India at Adelaide
Jan 06 British Defense Secretary Michael Heseltine resigns on this day in history.
Jan 06 On this day in history impala Platinum fires 20,000 black mine workers in Johannesburg
Jan 06 Last day in Test cricket for Bob Holland on this day in history.
Jan 06 On this day in history louis Lebeer, Dutch art historian, dies at 90
Jan 06 STS 61-C scrubbed at T-31 seconds because of liquid oxygen valve problem on this day in history.
Jan 07 On this day in history netherlands Bank issues 250 guilder notes
Jan 07 On this day in history president Regan breaks off all economic links with Libya
Jan 07 STS 61-C mission scrubbed at T -9m because of weather problems in the year 1986.
Jan 07 US President Reagan proclaims economic sanctions against Libya in the year 1986.
Jan 08 President Reagan freezes Libyan assets in the US on this day in history.
Jan 09 In the year 1986 after 10 years of sales (and a lawsuit from rival Polaroid), Kodak discontinues its line of instant cameras.
Jan 10 Palau signs Compact of Free Association with US in the year 1986.
Jan 10 In the year 1986 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 In the year 1986 marcel Arland, French author (L'ordre, Lumière du Soir), dies at 86
Jan 13 Bloody coup overthrows government of South Yemen on this day in history.
Jan 13 NCCA institutes eligibility requirements based on college exams in the year 1986.
Jan 14 Constitution of Guatemala takes effect in the year 1986.
Jan 14 Donna Reed, actress (Donna Reed Show, Dallas), dies of cancer at 64 in the year 1986.
Jan 15 On this day in history james H "Jim" Crowley, US football player (Notre Dame), dies at 83
Jan 15 In the year 1986 living Seas opens at World Showcase in EPCOT, Walt Disney World
Jan 16 On this day in history 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.