Historical Events In 1986
Friday, 16 April 2021
Jun 03 E F Helin discovers asteroid #3767 on this day in history.
Jun 04 Jonathan Pollard, spy for Israel, pleads guilty in US court in the year 1986.
Jun 06 Bhavana Balachandran, Indian actress on this day in history.
Jun 06 On this day in history kathy Ormsby, a 21-year-old member of the NC State track team jumps off a bridge permanently paralyzing herself
Jun 07 On this day in history madonna's "Live to Tell," single goes #1
Jun 08 On this day in history alleged Nazi Kurt Waldheim elected pres of Austria
Jun 08 On this day in history kurt Waldheim, former Nazi, chosen as the new Austrian president
Jun 09 The Rogers Commission releases its report on the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster that claimed the lives of seven astronauts in the year 1986.
Jun 11 Near Coast of Venezuela a 6.2 quake resulted in two people killed, 45 injured and many left homeless in the Cariaco area on this day in history.
Jun 11 On this day in history robert E Howard, sci-fi author (Conan the Conqueror), dies at 80
Jun 12 Antoon Breyne, Belgian journalist, dies at 76 in the year 1986.
Jun 12 In the year 1986 p W Botha declares South African national emergency
Jun 13 Benny Goodman, clarinetist/bandleader (King of Swing), dies at 77 on this day in history.
Jun 13 Pres Reagan criticizes South African state of emergency in the year 1986.
Jun 14 In the year 1986 alan Jay Lerner, Broadway librettist, dies in NY at 67
Jun 15 On this day in history k K Tarapore, cricketer (Test for India 1948), killed by motor-scooter
Jun 15 In the year 1986 pravda announces high-level Chernobyl staff fired for stupidity
Jun 16 On this day in history 1 day general strike in South Africa
Jun 17 In the year 1986 chief Justice Warren Earl Burger resigns Antonin Scalia nominated
Jun 17 In the year 1986 jef Keuleers, Belgian worker's union leader, dies at 75
Jun 18 In the year 1986 52 die in plane/helicopter collision over Grand Canyon
Jun 19 In the year 1986 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 Drs at Bethesda Naval remove 2 small benign polyps from Reagan's colon on this day in history.
Jun 20 Movement of sheep banned after they ate grass contaminated by fallout from Chernobyl in the year 1986.
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 in the year 1986.
Jun 23 In the year 1986 nigel Stock, actor (Lost Continent, Young Sherlock Holmes), dies
Jun 23 On this day in history 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" in the year 1986.
Jun 25 Gery Florizoone, Flemish poet, dies at 63 in the year 1986.
Jun 26 Laurie Fishlock, cricketer (4 Tests for England), dies on this day in history.
Jun 27 Anne White shocks Wimbeldon by wearing only a body stocking in the year 1986.