Historical Events In 1986
Saturday, 31 October 2020
Mar 02 Marcel Liebman, Belgian historian, dies at 56 in the year 1986.
Mar 02 On this day in history the British Queen signs a proclamation giving Australia legal independence
Mar 03 In the year 1986 dedication of the National Naval Memorial in Anzac Parade, Canberra, by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II to mark the 75th anniversary of the formation of the Royal Australian Navy
Mar 05 "Today" tabloid launched (Britain's first national color newspaper) in the year 1986.
Mar 05 In the year 1986 teddy Hoad, cricketer (West Indian captain 1930), dies
Mar 06 On this day in history adolph Caesar, actor (Club Paradise, Soldier's Story), dies
Mar 06 USSR's Vega 1 flies by Halley's Comet at 8,889 km in the year 1986.
Mar 07 In the Andreanof Islands, Alaska a 8.0 multiple event quake Damage (VI) on Adak and Atka.Tsunami generated with observed wave heights 91 to 122 cm at Kapaa, Kauai and 61 to 91 cm at Hanalei, Kauai and along the coast of Washington on this day in history.
Mar 07 Jacob K Javits, (Sen-R-NY), dies in Palm Beach, Fla at 81 on this day in history.
Mar 07 In the year 1986 phillies outfielder Garry Maddox, retires
Mar 07 On this day in history south-Africa emergency crisis in Brabant &Limburg ends
Mar 08 4 French TV crew members are abducted in west Beirut Lebanon on this day in history.
Mar 08 On this day in history hubert Fichte, writer, dies at 50
Mar 08 Japanese probe Suisei passes Halley's Comet at 109,800 km on this day in history.
Mar 08 On this day in history martina Navratilova is first tennis player to earn $10 million
Mar 09 On this day in history 16th Easter Seal Telethon raises $30,100,000
Mar 09 NASA announces searchers found remains of Challenger astronauts in the year 1986.
Mar 09 Ned Calmer, TV host (In the First Person), dies at 78 in the year 1986.
Mar 09 On this day in history soviet probe Vega 2 flies by Halley's Comet at 8,030 km
Mar 10 In the year 1986 ray Milland, actor (Lost Weekend-Acad Award 1945), dies at 81
Mar 11 187.27 million shares traded in New York Stock Exchange on this day in history.
Mar 11 In the year 1986 japanese probe Sakigake flies by Halley's Comet at 6.8 millionkm
Mar 11 In the year 1986 popsicle announced its plan to end the traditional twin-stick frozen treat for a flatter, one-stick model.
Mar 12 210.25 million shares traded in New York Stock Exchange in the year 1986.
Mar 12 Giotto encounters Comet Halley in the year 1986.
Mar 12 Susan Butcher wins 1,158 mile Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race in the year 1986.
Mar 13 Alvaro Fayad Delgado, Colombian guerilla leader (M-19), dies on this day in history.
Mar 13 In the year 1986 soyuz T-15 carries 2 cosmonauts to Soviet space station Mir
Mar 13 Space probe Giotto encounters Halley's Comet in the year 1986.
Mar 14 In the year 1986 benno Ammann, composer, dies at 81
Mar 14 On this day in history european Space Agency's Giotto flies by Halley's Comet (605 km)
Mar 15 In the year 1986 funeral services held for Swedish Prime Minister Olaf Palme
Mar 17 Haemers gang robs gold transport in Belgium of 35 million BF in the year 1986.
Mar 17 In the year 1986 hal Buckley, actor (John Quincy-OK Crackerby), dies at 49