On This Day

What Happened on April 20, 1986

Historical Events

  • "Jerry's Girls" closes at St James Theater NYC after 139 performances

Sports record brokenNBA Record

Michael Jordan sets NBA playoff record with 63 points in a game

Basketball Superstar Michael Jordan
Basketball Superstar
Michael Jordan
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
  • Vladimir Horowitz performs in his Russian homeland

Famous Deaths

  • Sibte Hassan, Pakistani activist, journalist and writer, dies at 73
1986 Highlights

About April 20, 1986

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 7 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Taurus