January 7, 1986 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Netherlands Bank issues 250 guilder notes
  • STS 61-C mission scrubbed at T -9m because of weather problems

Deaths in History

  • Juan Rulfo, writer, dies
  • M Rooi, editor-in-chief (New Rotterdam Daily), dies at 79
  • Philip D. Eastman, American children's book writer and illustrator (b. 1909)