What Happened on February 2, 1986

Historical Events

Jerome Kern Goes to Hollywood

"Jerome Kern Goes to Hollywood" closes at Ritz NYC after 13 performances

Meeting of Interest

Dalai Lama meets Pope John Paul II in India

  • NFL Pro Bowl, Aloha Stadium, Honolulu, HI: NFC beats AFC, 28-24; MVP: Phil Simms, NY Giants, QB
  • Oscar Arias Sanchez elected president of Costa Rica
1986 History

About February 2, 1986

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 37 years and 8 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: That's What Friends Are For - Dionne & Friends
  • UK #1 Song: When The Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going - Billy Ocean