What Happened on April 4, 1986

Historical Events

NHL Record

Wayne Gretzky sets NHL record with 213th point of season

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
Born in 1986

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Mortelmans, Belgian painter, dies at 87
1986 Highlights

About April 4, 1986

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 2 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Rock Me Amadeus - Falco
  • UK #1 Song: Living Doll - Cliff Richard & The Young Ones Featuring Hank B Marvin