April 15, 1986 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • The United States launches Operation El Dorado Canyon against Libya.
  • US air raids Libya, responding to La Belle disco, Berlin bombing

Deaths in History

  • Jean Genet, French criminal/novelist/dramatist, dies at 75
  • Sergei Nikolayevich Anokhin, cosmonaut, dies at 76