Historical Events In 1986
Thursday, 18 August 2022
Jun 03 E F Helin discovers asteroid #3767 on this day in history.
Jun 04 In the year 1986 jonathan Pollard, spy for Israel, pleads guilty in US court
Jun 06 Bhavana Balachandran, Indian actress in the year 1986.
Jun 06 Kathy Ormsby, a 21-year-old member of the NC State track team jumps off a bridge permanently paralyzing herself on this day in history.
Jun 07 On this day in history madonna's "Live to Tell," single goes #1
Jun 08 Alleged Nazi Kurt Waldheim elected pres of Austria on this day in history.
Jun 08 Kurt Waldheim, former Nazi, chosen as the new Austrian president on this day in history.
Jun 09 The Rogers Commission releases its report on the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster that claimed the lives of seven astronauts on this day in history.
Jun 11 In the year 1986 near Coast of Venezuela a 6.2 quake resulted in two people killed, 45 injured and many left homeless in the Cariaco area
Jun 11 Robert E Howard, sci-fi author (Conan the Conqueror), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Jun 12 On this day in history antoon Breyne, Belgian journalist, dies at 76
Jun 12 P W Botha declares South African national emergency in the year 1986.
Jun 13 Benny Goodman, clarinetist/bandleader (King of Swing), dies at 77 in the year 1986.
Jun 13 Pres Reagan criticizes South African state of emergency on this day in history.
Jun 14 Alan Jay Lerner, Broadway librettist, dies in NY at 67 in the year 1986.
Jun 15 On this day in history k K Tarapore, cricketer (Test for India 1948), killed by motor-scooter
Jun 15 Pravda announces high-level Chernobyl staff fired for stupidity in the year 1986.
Jun 16 1 day general strike in South Africa in the year 1986.
Jun 17 In the year 1986 chief Justice Warren Earl Burger resigns Antonin Scalia nominated
Jun 17 Jef Keuleers, Belgian worker's union leader, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Jun 18 52 die in plane/helicopter collision over Grand Canyon in the year 1986.
Jun 19 On this day in history argentina beats West Germany 3-2 in soccer's 13th World Cup
Jun 19 On this day in history coluche, [Michel Colucci], French comic, dies at 41
Jun 20 On this day in history drs at Bethesda Naval remove 2 small benign polyps from Reagan's colon
Jun 20 Movement of sheep banned after they ate grass contaminated by fallout from Chernobyl on this day in history.
Jun 20 Tim Herbert, comedian (Dagmar's Canteen), dies at 71 on this day in history.
Jun 21 Pres Reagan gives speech defending his judicial appointments on this day in history.
Jun 23 Nigel Stock, actor (Lost Continent, Young Sherlock Holmes), dies on this day in history.
Jun 23 In the year 1986 tip O'Neill refuses to let Reagan address House
Jun 24 Guy Hunt elected first Republican governor of Alabama in 112 years in the year 1986.
Jun 24 US Senate approves "tax reform" on this day in history.
Jun 25 In the year 1986 gery Florizoone, Flemish poet, dies at 63
Jun 26 Laurie Fishlock, cricketer (4 Tests for England), dies in the year 1986.
Jun 27 Anne White shocks Wimbeldon by wearing only a body stocking on this day in history.