On This Day

What Happened on August 25, 1986

Historical Events


Sports record brokenBaseball Record

A's Mark McGwire hits his 1st major league home run

MLB First Baseman Mark McGwire
MLB First Baseman
Mark McGwire

Famous Deaths

  • Allen Case, actor (Deputy, Legend of Jesse James), dies at 51
1986 Highlights

About August 25, 1986

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 3 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo