What Happened on June 15, 1986

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sport awardGolf Major

86th US Golf Open: Ray Floyd shoots a 279 at Shinnecock Hills GC NY

Golfer and Four-Time Major Championship Winner Ray Floyd
Golfer and Four-Time Major Championship Winner
Ray Floyd
  • Juli Inkster wins LPGA Lady Keystone Golf Open
  • Pravda announces high-level Chernobyl staff fired for stupidity

Famous Deaths

  • K K Tarapore, cricketer (Test for India 1948), killed by motor-scooter