On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1986

Famous Birthdays

  • Kim Ok-bin, South Korean actress, born in Suncheon, South Korea

Famous Deaths

  • Andrei Arsenyevich Tarkovsky, Soviet filmmaker (Andrei Rublev, Mirror, Stalker), dies at 54
  • Andrei Tarkovsky, Soviet director (Solaris, Stalker), dies at 54

Person of interestHarold Macmillan

Harold Macmillan, British Conservative politician and Prime Minister (1957-63), dies at 92

British Prime Minister Harold Macmillan
British Prime Minister
Harold Macmillan
  • John Antill, Australian composer (Corroboree; New Guinea Patrol), dies at 82
1986 Highlights

About December 29, 1986

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 9 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn