On This Day

What Happened on December 4, 1986

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Neil Simon's "Broadway Bound" premieres in NYC

Playwright and screenwriter Neil Simon
Playwright and screenwriter
Neil Simon
  • US launches its Fleet Satellite Communications System (Fltsatcom-7)

Famous Deaths

  • Reuben Nakian, US sculptor, dies at 89
1986 Highlights

About December 4, 1986

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Sagittarius