Historical Events In 1986
Saturday, 31 October 2020
Feb 11 In the year 1986 iran begins Fajr-8 offensive against Iraq
Feb 11 In the year 1986 rights activist Anatoly Scharansky released by USSR, leaves country
Feb 12 Guy Douglas Hamilton Warrack, composer, dies at 86 on this day in history.
Feb 15 Ferdinand Marcos wins rigged Philippines presidential election in the year 1986.
Feb 16 French air force bombs Ouadi Doum airport in Chad on this day in history.
Feb 16 On this day in history hein Vergeer becomes world champion skater
Feb 16 On this day in history howard Da Silva, Cleve Oh, actor (Ben Franklin-1776), dies at 76
Feb 16 In the year 1986 mário Soares (Socialist) elected Portugal's first civilian president
Feb 17 In the year 1986 jiddu Krishnamurti, Indian philosopher (Kingdom Happiness), dies at 90
Feb 19 Adolfo Celi, actor (Thunderball), dies at 63 on this day in history.
Feb 19 Jordanian King Hussein severs ties with PLO on this day in history.
Feb 19 The U.S. Senate votes to outlaw genocide, an act that took 37 years to ratify on this day in history.
Feb 19 On this day in history uSSR launches Mir space station into Earth orbit
Feb 20 Francisco Paolo Mignone, composer, dies at 88 in the year 1986.
Feb 20 In the year 1986 mike Tyson sexually harasses a woman in Albany NY
Feb 20 In the year 1986 the Channel Tunnel project was given the official go ahead
Feb 21 On this day in history aIDS patient Ryan White returns to classes at Western Middle School
Feb 21 In the year 1986 tennis star Jimmy Connors fined $20,000 & suspended for 10 weeks
Feb 23 In the year 1986 despite losing, Red Sox Wade Boggs gets largest arbitration ($1.35M)
Feb 23 Mary Beth Zimmerman wins LPGA Standard Register/Samaritan Golf Classic in the year 1986.
Feb 23 On this day in history nelli Fiere-Cooman runs world record 60 meter indoor (7.00 seconds)
Feb 24 On this day in history texas Air buys Eastern Airlines for $676 million
Feb 24 Voyager 2, first Uranus fly-by in the year 1986.
Feb 25 In the year 1986 iran conquerors Iraq peninsula Fao
Feb 25 Philippine President Ferdinand E. Marcos flees after 20 years of rule, following that country's national election; Corazon Aquino was elected successor in the year 1986.
Feb 25 In the year 1986 president Marcos of the Philipines escapes to the United States
Feb 25 Thousands of Egyptian military police riot, destroy 2 luxury hotel in the year 1986.
Feb 26 Former Philippines President Ferdinand E Marcos fled in defeat in the year 1986.
Feb 26 Goaltending great Jacques Plante 1929-1986 dies at his home near Geneva at age 57 on this day in history.
Feb 28 In the year 1986 european Economic Community sign "Special Act" for Europe free trade
Feb 28 Sven Olof Palme, Swedish PM (1969-76, 82-86), assassinated at 59 in the year 1986.
Feb 28 Swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme is assassinated in Stockholm on this day in history.
Feb 28 Swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme is shot to death on this day in history.
Mar 02 English Protesters try to stop Land Rover motor company being sold to US in the year 1986.