1986 Calendar Trivia
The next time you can reuse this calendar will be on year 2025. Both calendars will be exactly the same! This is assuming you are not interested in the dates for Easter and other irregular holidays that are based on a solar cycle.
April 4 (4/4), June 6 (6/6), August 8 (8/8), October 10 (10/10), December 12 (12/12), and the last day of February always fall on the same day of the week in any given year. This is called the ‘Doomsday rule’. Check these dates using the full 12-month calendar below to verify.
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Historical Events Of 1986
- February 1, 1986 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Fire Tiger in Chinese astrology.
- April 1, 1986 – Sector Kanda: Communist Party of Nepal (Mashal) cadres attacks a number of police stations in Kathmandu, seeking to incite a popular rebellion.
- April 14, 1986 – In retaliation for the April 5 bombing in West Berlin that killed two U.S. servicemen, U.S. president Ronald Reagan orders major bombing raids against Libya, killing 60 people.
- July 18, 1986 – A tornado is broadcast live on KARE television in Minnesota when the station’s helicopter pilot makes a chance encounter.
- August 31, 1986 – Aeroméxico Flight 498 collides with a Piper PA-28 Cherokee over Cerritos, California, killing 67 in the air and 15 on the ground.
- September 23, 1986 – Jim Deshaies of the Houston Astros sets a major league record by striking out the first eight batters he faces in a game against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
- September 30, 1986 – Mordechai Vanunu, who revealed details of Israel’s covert nuclear program to British media, is kidnapped in Rome, Italy by the Israeli Mossad.
- October 5, 1986 – Israeli secret nuclear weapons are revealed. The British newspaper The Sunday Times runs Mordechai Vanunu’s story on its front page under the headline: “Revealed — the secrets of Israel’s nuclear arsenal”.
- November 25, 1986 – The King Fahd Causeway is officially opened in the Persian Gulf.
- December 31, 1986 – A fire at the Dupont Plaza Hotel in San Juan, Puerto Rico, kills 97 and injures 140.
Who Were Born On 1986?
- February 17, 1986 – Joey O'Brien, Irish footballer
- April 3, 1986 – Coleen Rooney, English television host
- May 6, 1986 – Cindy Daniel, Canadian singer
- May 20, 1986 – Robert Emms, English actor
- August 1, 1986 – Mike Wallace, American football player
- August 12, 1986 – Elise Avellan, Venezuelan actress
- November 17, 1986 – Alexis Vastine, French boxer (d. 2015)
- December 13, 1986 – Dennis Bermudez, American mixed martial artist
- December 15, 1986 – Junsu, South Korean singer-songwriter, dancer, and actor (TVXQ and JYJ)
- December 24, 1986 – Satomi Ishihara, Japanese actress