On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1986

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 150 killed during race riot in Karachi
  • Carnegie Hall reopens after a $50 million facelift

Event of interestEvent of Interest

CIA director William J. Casey suffers a cerebral seizure

CIA Director William J. Casey
CIA Director
William J. Casey

Famous Birthdays

  • Snejana Onopka, Ukrainian supermodel

Famous Deaths

  • Serge Lifar, Russian-French dancer, choreographer (Paris Opera Ballet), dies at 81