What Happened on August 19, 1986

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Car bomb kills 20 in Tehran, Iran

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Christina Perri, American singer-songwriter (So You Think You Can Dance), born in Bensalem, Pennsylvania

Singer-Songwriter Christina Perri
Christina Perri
  • Saori Kimura, Japanese volleyball player

Famous Deaths

  • Hermione Baddeley, actress (Camp Runamuck, Maude), dies at 79
  • Jacob A W Burger, chairman (Dutch soc-dem party), dies at 81
  • Lorenzo Tucker, actor (Black King), dies