Famous Deaths on January 28, 1986

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Deaths

  • Christa McAuliffe, American teacher, dies in the Challenger space shuttle disaster at 37
  • Ellison S Onizuka, Hawaii, Mjr USAF/ast, dies in Challenger disaster
  • Francis R Scobee, Wash, USAF/astronaut, dies in Challenger disaster
  • Greg Jarvis - Crew of Space Shuttle Challenger (b. 1944)
  • Judith Arlene Resnik, Akron Oh, astr, dies in Challenger disaster
  • Michael J Smith, Beaufort NC, Cmdr USN, astr, dies in Challenger
  • Ronald E McNair, Lake City SC, astr, dies in Challenger disaster