What Happened on August 23, 1986

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Rags" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 4 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Brett Morris, Australian rugby league player for St. George Illawarra Dragons, born in Kiama, Australia
  • Josh Morris, Australian rugby league player for St. George Illawarra Dragons, born in Kiama, Australia
  • Neil Cicierega, American cartoonist and musician, born in Boston, Massachusetts

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Janssens, Belgian actor (Mira, Malpertuis), dies at 80