What Happened on April 19, 1986

Historical Events

Boxing Title Fight

Michael Spinks beats Larry Holmes in 15 for heavyweight boxing title

Famous Birthdays

  • Candace Parker, American basketball player (Los Angeles Sparks), born in St. Louis, Missouri
Born in 1986

Famous Deaths

  • Alvin Childress, actor (Amos-Amos 'n' Andy), dies at 78
  • Dag Wirén, Swedish composer, dies at 80
1986 Highlights

About April 19, 1986

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 11 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Kiss - Prince And The Revolution
  • UK #1 Song: A Different Corner - George Michael