Historical Events In 1986
Friday, 16 April 2021
Jul 19 On this day in history caroline Kennedy weds Edwin A Schlossberg in Centerville, Mass
Jul 20 On this day in history helen Craig actress (Rich Man Poor Man), dies at 74
Jul 21 In the year 1986 paulo Correia, Guinee-Bissaus colonel/putschist, executed
Jul 21 In the year 1986 pleasure Island plans unveiled
Jul 21 In the year 1986 virginia Hewitt actress (Carol-Space Patrol), dies at 60
Jul 22 House of Reps impeaches Judge Harry E Claiborne on tax evasion on this day in history.
Jul 23 In the year 1986 britain's Prince Andrew marries Sarah Ferguson
Jul 23 On this day in history jouko Paavo Kalervo Tolonen, composer, dies at 73
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 in the year 1986.
Jul 25 In the year 1986 theodore H "Ted" Lyons, pitcher (Chic White Sox), dies at 85
Jul 26 On this day in history averell Harriman, statesman, dies in Yorktown Heights, NY at 94
Jul 26 Lebanese kidnappers released Rev Lawrence Martin Jenco on this day in history.
Jul 27 Leroy Holmes, orch leader (Tonight Show, 1956-57), dies at 72 in the year 1986.
Jul 28 In the year 1986 charles Aubroeck, Belgian painter/sculptor (Iron Tower), dies at 91
Jul 28 NASA releases transcript from doomed Challenger, pilot Michael Smith could be heard saying, "Uh-oh!" as spacecraft disintegrated on this day in history.
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 in the year 1986.
Aug 02 Jackie Joyner-Kersee (US) sets record for heptathlon (7161 pts) in the year 1986.
Aug 02 In the year 1986 roy Marcus Cohn, US lawyer (Joseph McCarthy), dies
Aug 03 Paul [Saul] de Groot, chairman Dutch Communist party, dies at 87 on this day in history.
Aug 06 Emilio Fernandez, director (La Choca, Flor Silvestre), dies at 82 on this day in history.
Aug 06 On this day in history phil Katz releases PKARC version 1.0, for the IBM
Aug 06 William J Schroeder (world's longest-survivor with permanent artificial heart, dies after 620 days with Jarvik VII man-made pump) in the year 1986.
Aug 09 In the year 1986 joseph "Poeske" Scherens, Belgian cyclist, dies at 77
Aug 13 On this day in history helen Mack, actress (Son of Kong, Milky Way), dies
Aug 15 Pres Reagan decides to support a replacement for the Challenger on this day in history.
Aug 16 In the year 1986 john Hurley, song writer (Son of a Preacher Man), dies at 45
Aug 16 On this day in history madonna's "True Blue," album goes #1 for 5 weeks and her single "Papa Don't Preach," goes #1 for 2 weeks
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 On this day in history donn Bennett, TV host (The Big Idea), dies at 76
Aug 20 On this day in history mail carrier Patrick Sherrill, Edmond Ok, shot 14 fellow workers dead
Aug 21 On this day in history a report on the Chernobyl disaster blames 'human error'