On This Day

What Happened on April 4, 1986

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Sports record brokenNHL Record

Wayne Gretzky sets NHL record with 213th point of season

Ice Hockey Great Wayne Gretzky
Ice Hockey Great
Wayne Gretzky

Famous Birthdays

  • Aiden McGeady, Republic of Ireland national team footballer, born in Rutherglen, Scotland
  • Cameron Barker, Canadian professional ice hockey player, born in Winnipeg, Manitoba

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Mortelmans, Belgian painter, dies at 87