What Happened on December 10, 1986

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Atlanta Hawk Dominique Wilkins scores 57 points vs Chicago Bulls
  • France performs nuclear test

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel accepts 1986 Nobel Peace Prize

Author Elie Wiesel
Elie Wiesel

Famous Birthdays

  • Matthew Bates, English footballer
  • Ryoichi Tsukada, Japanese acrobat

Famous Deaths

  • Kate Wolf, folksinger (Back Roads), dies of leukemia at 44
  • Susan Cabot-Roman, actress (Sorority Girl, Carnival Rock), dies