Historical Events In 1986
Sunday, 09 August 2020
Feb 11 On this day in history iran begins Fajr-8 offensive against Iraq
Feb 11 Rights activist Anatoly Scharansky released by USSR, leaves country in the year 1986.
Feb 12 In the year 1986 guy Douglas Hamilton Warrack, composer, dies at 86
Feb 15 In the year 1986 ferdinand Marcos wins rigged Philippines presidential election
Feb 16 French air force bombs Ouadi Doum airport in Chad on this day in history.
Feb 16 In the year 1986 hein Vergeer becomes world champion skater
Feb 16 Howard Da Silva, Cleve Oh, actor (Ben Franklin-1776), dies at 76 on this day in history.
Feb 16 Mário Soares (Socialist) elected Portugal's first civilian president in the year 1986.
Feb 17 Jiddu Krishnamurti, Indian philosopher (Kingdom Happiness), dies at 90 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1986 the U.S. Senate votes to outlaw genocide, an act that took 37 years to ratify.
Feb 19 In the year 1986 uSSR launches Mir space station into Earth orbit
Feb 20 In the year 1986 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 In the year 1986 the Channel Tunnel project was given the official go ahead
Feb 21 In the year 1986 aIDS patient Ryan White returns to classes at Western Middle School
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 In the year 1986 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 in the year 1986.
Feb 24 On this day in history voyager 2, first Uranus fly-by
Feb 25 Iran conquerors Iraq peninsula Fao on this day in history.
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 On this day in history president Marcos of the Philipines escapes to the United States
Feb 25 In the year 1986 thousands of Egyptian military police riot, destroy 2 luxury hotel
Feb 26 On this day in history former Philippines President Ferdinand E Marcos fled in defeat
Feb 26 Goaltending great Jacques Plante 1929-1986 dies at his home near Geneva at age 57 on this day in history.
Feb 28 European Economic Community sign "Special Act" for Europe free trade in the year 1986.
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 in the year 1986.
Feb 28 In the year 1986 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.