What Happened on April 29, 1986

Historical Events

  • 800,000 books destroyed by fire in Los Angeles Central Library

Baseball Record

Boston Red Sox Roger Clemens strikes out 20 Seattle Mariners

Sports History

NFL Draft: Auburn running back Bo Jackson first pick by Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Famous Birthdays

  • Renee Alway, American Model and felon, born in Micigan

Famous Deaths

  • Seamus McElwaine, Irish IRA-terrorist, killed at 25
1986 Highlights

About April 29, 1986

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 9 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Addicted To Love - Robert Palmer
  • UK #1 Song: A Different Corner - George Michael