Historical Events In 1986
Sunday, 09 August 2020
Jul 19 On this day in history caroline Kennedy weds Edwin A Schlossberg in Centerville, Mass
Jul 20 Helen Craig actress (Rich Man Poor Man), dies at 74 on this day in history.
Jul 21 In the year 1986 paulo Correia, Guinee-Bissaus colonel/putschist, executed
Jul 21 On this day in history pleasure Island plans unveiled
Jul 21 Virginia Hewitt actress (Carol-Space Patrol), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Jul 22 House of Reps impeaches Judge Harry E Claiborne on tax evasion on this day in history.
Jul 23 On this day in history britain's Prince Andrew marries Sarah Ferguson
Jul 23 Jouko Paavo Kalervo Tolonen, composer, dies at 73 in the year 1986.
Jul 24 In the year 1986 fritz A Lipman, discoverer (co-enzymes, Nobel 1953), dies at 87
Jul 24 SF Federal jury convicts navy radioman Jerry Whitworth of espionage in the year 1986.
Jul 25 On this day in history theodore H "Ted" Lyons, pitcher (Chic White Sox), dies at 85
Jul 26 Averell Harriman, statesman, dies in Yorktown Heights, NY at 94 in the year 1986.
Jul 26 On this day in history lebanese kidnappers released Rev Lawrence Martin Jenco
Jul 27 Leroy Holmes, orch leader (Tonight Show, 1956-57), dies at 72 in the year 1986.
Jul 28 Charles Aubroeck, Belgian painter/sculptor (Iron Tower), dies at 91 on this day in history.
Jul 28 In the year 1986 nASA releases transcript from doomed Challenger, pilot Michael Smith could be heard saying, "Uh-oh!" as spacecraft disintegrated
Jul 31 In the year 1986 theodore "Teddy" Wilson, US jazz pianist/arranger, dies at 73
Aug 01 In the year 1986 willem Klein, variety artist, dies at about 73
Aug 02 Jackie Joyner-Kersee (US) sets record for heptathlon (7161 pts) in the year 1986.
Aug 02 Roy Marcus Cohn, US lawyer (Joseph McCarthy), dies on this day in history.
Aug 03 On this day in history paul [Saul] de Groot, chairman Dutch Communist party, dies at 87
Aug 06 On this day in history emilio Fernandez, director (La Choca, Flor Silvestre), dies at 82
Aug 06 Phil Katz releases PKARC version 1.0, for the IBM in the year 1986.
Aug 06 William J Schroeder (world's longest-survivor with permanent artificial heart, dies after 620 days with Jarvik VII man-made pump) on this day in history.
Aug 09 Joseph "Poeske" Scherens, Belgian cyclist, dies at 77 in the year 1986.
Aug 13 Helen Mack, actress (Son of Kong, Milky Way), dies in the year 1986.
Aug 15 Pres Reagan decides to support a replacement for the Challenger on this day in history.
Aug 16 John Hurley, song writer (Son of a Preacher Man), dies at 45 on this day in history.
Aug 16 In the year 1986 madonna's "True Blue," album goes #1 for 5 weeks and her single "Papa Don't Preach," goes #1 for 2 weeks
Aug 17 On this day in history bronze pig statue unveiled at Seattle's Pike Place Market
Aug 19 On this day in history hermione Baddeley, actress (Camp Runamuck, Maude), dies at 79
Aug 20 On this day in history donn Bennett, TV host (The Big Idea), dies at 76
Aug 20 Mail carrier Patrick Sherrill, Edmond Ok, shot 14 fellow workers dead on this day in history.
Aug 21 A report on the Chernobyl disaster blames 'human error' in the year 1986.