What Happened on August 3, 1986

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Amy Alcott wins LPGA National Golf Pro-Am
  • Willie McCovey, Bobby Doerr, and Ernie Lombardi inducted in Baseball Hall of Fame

Famous Birthdays

  • Charlotte Casiraghi, daughter of Princess Caroline of Monaco

Famous Deaths

  • Paul [Saul] de Groot, chairman Dutch Communist party, dies at 87
  • Rupert de Smidt, cricketer (Western Province 1911-13), dies at 102
  • Willem Ruis, Dutch TV host (Willem Ruis Show), dies at 41