What Happened on April 20th, 1986

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Jerry's Girls" closes at St James Theater NYC after 139 performances

Sports record brokenNBA Record

Michael Jordan sets NBA playoff record with 63 points in a game

Basketball Superstar Michael Jordan
Basketball Superstar
Michael Jordan
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
  • Vladimir Horowitz performs in his Russian homeland

Famous Birthdays

  • Cameron Duncan, New Zealand director (d. 2003)

Famous Deaths

  • Sibte Hassan, Pakistani activist, journalist and writer (b. 1916)