On This Day

What Happened on August 11, 1986

Historical Events


Sport awardPGA Championship

PGA Championship Men's Golf, Inverness Club: Bob Tway holes a famous bunker shot on the 18th to beat Australian Greg Norman by 2 stokes

Golfer Greg Norman
Golfer
Greg Norman

Famous Birthdays

  • Kaori Fukuhara, Japanese voice actress

Famous Deaths


Person of interestChuck McKinley

Chuck McKinley, American tennis player (1963 Wimbledon), dies of a brain tumour at 45

Tennis Player & Wimbledon Champion Chuck McKinley
Tennis Player & Wimbledon Champion
Chuck McKinley

1986 Highlights

About August 11, 1986

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 10 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Leo