On This Day

What Happened on April 12, 1986

Historical Events

  • 20,000 mine workers protest closing of Hasselt Belgium mines

Famous Birthdays

  • Blerim Džemaili, Swiss footballer (Switzerland national team), born in Tetovo, Macedonia

Famous Weddings

Famous Deaths

  • Valentin Kataev, Russian writer (b. 1897)
1986 Highlights

About April 12, 1986

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 7 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries