Historical Events In 1986
Friday, 16 April 2021
Feb 11 In the year 1986 iran begins Fajr-8 offensive against Iraq
Feb 11 On this day in history rights activist Anatoly Scharansky released by USSR, leaves country
Feb 12 In the year 1986 guy Douglas Hamilton Warrack, composer, dies at 86
Feb 15 Ferdinand Marcos wins rigged Philippines presidential election on this day in history.
Feb 16 French air force bombs Ouadi Doum airport in Chad on this day in history.
Feb 16 Hein Vergeer becomes world champion skater on this day in history.
Feb 16 Howard Da Silva, Cleve Oh, actor (Ben Franklin-1776), dies at 76 in the year 1986.
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 in the year 1986.
Feb 19 The U.S. Senate votes to outlaw genocide, an act that took 37 years to ratify in the year 1986.
Feb 19 USSR launches Mir space station into Earth orbit in the year 1986.
Feb 20 On this day in history francisco Paolo Mignone, composer, dies at 88
Feb 20 Mike Tyson sexually harasses a woman in Albany NY on this day in history.
Feb 20 The Channel Tunnel project was given the official go ahead on this day in history.
Feb 21 AIDS patient Ryan White returns to classes at Western Middle School in the year 1986.
Feb 21 Tennis star Jimmy Connors fined $20,000 & suspended for 10 weeks in the year 1986.
Feb 23 On this day in history 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 In the year 1986 texas Air buys Eastern Airlines for $676 million
Feb 24 On this day in history voyager 2, first Uranus fly-by
Feb 25 On this day in history 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 in the year 1986.
Feb 28 European Economic Community sign "Special Act" for Europe free trade on this day in history.
Feb 28 On this day in history sven Olof Palme, Swedish PM (1969-76, 82-86), assassinated at 59
Feb 28 In the year 1986 swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme is assassinated in Stockholm.
Feb 28 Swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme is shot to death on this day in history.
Mar 02 In the year 1986 english Protesters try to stop Land Rover motor company being sold to US