Historical Events In 1986
Sunday, 01 October 2023
Feb 11 Iran begins Fajr-8 offensive against Iraq on this day in history.
Feb 11 In the year 1986 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 in the year 1986.
Feb 16 In the year 1986 french air force bombs Ouadi Doum airport in Chad
Feb 16 Hein Vergeer becomes world champion skater in the year 1986.
Feb 16 On this day in history howard Da Silva, Cleve Oh, actor (Ben Franklin-1776), dies at 76
Feb 16 Mário Soares (Socialist) elected Portugal's first civilian president on this day in history.
Feb 17 On this day in history jiddu Krishnamurti, Indian philosopher (Kingdom Happiness), dies at 90
Feb 19 In the year 1986 adolfo Celi, actor (Thunderball), dies at 63
Feb 19 In the year 1986 jordanian King Hussein severs ties with PLO
Feb 19 On this day in history the U.S. Senate votes to outlaw genocide, an act that took 37 years to ratify.
Feb 19 USSR launches Mir space station into Earth orbit on this day in history.
Feb 20 In the year 1986 francisco Paolo Mignone, composer, dies at 88
Feb 20 On this day in history mike Tyson sexually harasses a woman in Albany NY
Feb 20 The Channel Tunnel project was given the official go ahead on this day in history.
Feb 21 In the year 1986 aIDS patient Ryan White returns to classes at Western Middle School
Feb 21 On this day in history tennis star Jimmy Connors fined $20,000 & suspended for 10 weeks
Feb 23 Despite losing, Red Sox Wade Boggs gets largest arbitration ($1.35M) in the year 1986.
Feb 23 On this day in history mary Beth Zimmerman wins LPGA Standard Register/Samaritan Golf Classic
Feb 23 On this day in history nelli Fiere-Cooman runs world record 60 meter indoor (7.00 seconds)
Feb 24 Texas Air buys Eastern Airlines for $676 million on this day in history.
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 On this day in history philippine President Ferdinand E. Marcos flees after 20 years of rule, following that country's national election; Corazon Aquino was elected successor.
Feb 25 President Marcos of the Philipines escapes to the United States in the year 1986.
Feb 25 Thousands of Egyptian military police riot, destroy 2 luxury hotel in the year 1986.
Feb 26 In the year 1986 former Philippines President Ferdinand E Marcos fled in defeat
Feb 26 In the year 1986 goaltending great Jacques Plante 1929-1986 dies at his home near Geneva at age 57
Feb 28 In the year 1986 european Economic Community sign "Special Act" for Europe free trade
Feb 28 On this day in history sven Olof Palme, Swedish PM (1969-76, 82-86), assassinated at 59
Feb 28 Swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme is assassinated in Stockholm in the year 1986.
Feb 28 On this day in history swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme is shot to death
Mar 02 English Protesters try to stop Land Rover motor company being sold to US on this day in history.