Historical Events In 1986
Friday, 16 April 2021
Mar 02 On this day in history marcel Liebman, Belgian historian, dies at 56
Mar 02 On this day in history the British Queen signs a proclamation giving Australia legal independence
Mar 03 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 in the year 1986.
Mar 05 "Today" tabloid launched (Britain's first national color newspaper) on this day in history.
Mar 05 Teddy Hoad, cricketer (West Indian captain 1930), dies on this day in history.
Mar 06 In the year 1986 adolph Caesar, actor (Club Paradise, Soldier's Story), dies
Mar 06 USSR's Vega 1 flies by Halley's Comet at 8,889 km on this day in history.
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 in the year 1986.
Mar 07 Jacob K Javits, (Sen-R-NY), dies in Palm Beach, Fla at 81 on this day in history.
Mar 07 Phillies outfielder Garry Maddox, retires in the year 1986.
Mar 07 On this day in history south-Africa emergency crisis in Brabant &Limburg ends
Mar 08 In the year 1986 4 French TV crew members are abducted in west Beirut Lebanon
Mar 08 Hubert Fichte, writer, dies at 50 in the year 1986.
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 In the year 1986 16th Easter Seal Telethon raises $30,100,000
Mar 09 In the year 1986 nASA announces searchers found remains of Challenger astronauts
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 On this day in history 187.27 million shares traded in New York Stock Exchange
Mar 11 In the year 1986 japanese probe Sakigake flies by Halley's Comet at 6.8 millionkm
Mar 11 Popsicle announced its plan to end the traditional twin-stick frozen treat for a flatter, one-stick model on this day in history.
Mar 12 210.25 million shares traded in New York Stock Exchange on this day in history.
Mar 12 Giotto encounters Comet Halley in the year 1986.
Mar 12 Susan Butcher wins 1,158 mile Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on this day in history.
Mar 13 In the year 1986 alvaro Fayad Delgado, Colombian guerilla leader (M-19), dies
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 European Space Agency's Giotto flies by Halley's Comet (605 km) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Mar 17 On this day in history hal Buckley, actor (John Quincy-OK Crackerby), dies at 49