What Happened on June 21, 1986

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Living on Video" by Trans-X peaks at #61
  • "Vienna Calling" by Falco peaks at #18
  • Bo Jackson, Heisman Trophy winner, signs with KC Royals
  • Heike Drechsler of East Germany long jumps 7.45 m (women's record)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

President Reagan gives speech defending his judicial appointments

US President & Actor Ronald Reagan
US President & Actor
Ronald Reagan

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

The Boomtown Rats singer Bob Geldof (34) weds broadcaster and writer Paula Yates (27) in Las Vegas

Singer-Songwriter and Political Activist Bob Geldof
Singer-Songwriter and Political Activist
Bob Geldof

Famous Deaths

  • Assi Rahbani, Lebanese composer and author (b. 1923)