June 18, 1986 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • De Havilland Twin Otter & Bell 206 helicopter collide, kills 25
  • Heike Friedrich swims female world record 200m freestyle (1:57.55)
  • Papua New Guinea score 9-455 in 60 overs v Gibraltar, ICC Trophy
  • US House of Representatives approves Bill to impose stricter sanctions on Apartheid South Africa

Deaths in History

  • Frances Scott Fitzgerald, Daughter of F. Scott Fitzgerald and Zelda Sayre. (b. 1921)