What Happened on October 2, 1986

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Mike Scott is 3rd NL pitcher to strike out 300 in a season (306)
  • NY Met Dwight Gooden is 1st to strike out 200 or more in 1st 3 seasons
  • Sikhs attempt to assassinate Indian Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi

Famous Birthdays

  • Camilla Belle, American actress (Rip Girls), born in Los Angeles, California