Historical Events In 1986
Thursday, 18 August 2022
Jul 19 In the year 1986 caroline Kennedy weds Edwin A Schlossberg in Centerville, Mass
Jul 20 Helen Craig actress (Rich Man Poor Man), dies at 74 in the year 1986.
Jul 21 Paulo Correia, Guinee-Bissaus colonel/putschist, executed on this day in history.
Jul 21 Pleasure Island plans unveiled in the year 1986.
Jul 21 Virginia Hewitt actress (Carol-Space Patrol), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Jul 22 On this day in history house of Reps impeaches Judge Harry E Claiborne on tax evasion
Jul 23 Britain's Prince Andrew marries Sarah Ferguson in the year 1986.
Jul 23 Jouko Paavo Kalervo Tolonen, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
Jul 24 Fritz A Lipman, discoverer (co-enzymes, Nobel 1953), dies at 87 in the year 1986.
Jul 24 SF Federal jury convicts navy radioman Jerry Whitworth of espionage on this day in history.
Jul 25 Theodore H "Ted" Lyons, pitcher (Chic White Sox), dies at 85 on this day in history.
Jul 26 In the year 1986 averell Harriman, statesman, dies in Yorktown Heights, NY at 94
Jul 26 In the year 1986 lebanese kidnappers released Rev Lawrence Martin Jenco
Jul 27 Leroy Holmes, orch leader (Tonight Show, 1956-57), dies at 72 on this day in history.
Jul 28 Charles Aubroeck, Belgian painter/sculptor (Iron Tower), dies at 91 in the year 1986.
Jul 28 NASA releases transcript from doomed Challenger, pilot Michael Smith could be heard saying, "Uh-oh!" as spacecraft disintegrated in the year 1986.
Jul 31 On this day in history theodore "Teddy" Wilson, US jazz pianist/arranger, dies at 73
Aug 01 Willem Klein, variety artist, dies at about 73 on this day in history.
Aug 02 On this day in history jackie Joyner-Kersee (US) sets record for heptathlon (7161 pts)
Aug 02 On this day in history roy Marcus Cohn, US lawyer (Joseph McCarthy), dies
Aug 03 On this day in history paul [Saul] de Groot, chairman Dutch Communist party, dies at 87
Aug 06 Emilio Fernandez, director (La Choca, Flor Silvestre), dies at 82 on this day in history.
Aug 06 Phil Katz releases PKARC version 1.0, for the IBM in the year 1986.
Aug 06 In the year 1986 william J Schroeder (world's longest-survivor with permanent artificial heart, dies after 620 days with Jarvik VII man-made pump)
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 In the year 1986 pres Reagan decides to support a replacement for the Challenger
Aug 16 John Hurley, song writer (Son of a Preacher Man), dies at 45 on this day in history.
Aug 16 Madonna's "True Blue," album goes #1 for 5 weeks and her single "Papa Don't Preach," goes #1 for 2 weeks in the year 1986.
Aug 17 Bronze pig statue unveiled at Seattle's Pike Place Market on this day in history.
Aug 19 Hermione Baddeley, actress (Camp Runamuck, Maude), dies at 79 in the year 1986.
Aug 20 Donn Bennett, TV host (The Big Idea), dies at 76 on this day in history.
Aug 20 Mail carrier Patrick Sherrill, Edmond Ok, shot 14 fellow workers dead on this day in history.
Aug 21 On this day in history a report on the Chernobyl disaster blames 'human error'