What Happened on September 1, 1986

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Betsy King wins LPGA Rail Charity Golf Classic

LPGA Golfer Betsy King
LPGA Golfer
Betsy King

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jerry Lewis' 21st Muscular Dystrophy telethon raises $34,096,733

Comedian Jerry Lewis
Jerry Lewis

Music releaseAlbum Release

Paul McCartney releases "Press to Play" album

Musician & member of the Beatles Paul McCartney
Musician & member of the Beatles
Paul McCartney
  • Texas Rangers O McDowell & Porter are 7th to hit consecutive pinch HRs

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Allen, English rugby union player
  • GaĆ«l Monfils, French tennis player
  • H Debehogne discovers asteroid #8265 La Silla

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Actress Whoopi Goldberg (30) weds cinematographer David Claessen

Famous Deaths

  • Murray Hamilton, actor (Rich Man Poor Man), dies at 63