What Happened on August 27, 1986

Historical Events

  • Protests erupt in Soweto, South Africa, against evictions carried out after an 11 week rent boycott

Famous Birthdays

  • Mario [Barrett], American R&B singer ("Let Me Love You"), born in Baltimore, Maryland

Sebastian KurzSebastian Kurz (36 years old)

Austrian politician, Austrian Chancellor (201709), Austrian People's Party (ÖVP), born in Vienna, Austria

Born in 1986
1986 Highlights

About August 27, 1986

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 9 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Higher Love - Steve Winwood
  • UK #1 Song: I Want To Wake Up With You - Boris Gardiner