What Happened on February 20, 1986

Historical Events

Sports History

LA Dodger Orel Hershiser is 1st to win a $1M salary by arbitration

Sports History

Mike Tyson sexually harasses a woman in Albany, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Francisco Mignone, Brazilian composer, dies at 88
  • Koss Rietkerk, Dutch foreign minister (VVD), dies at 58
1986 Highlights

About February 20, 1986

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 11 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Pisces

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: How Will I Know - Whitney Houston
  • UK #1 Song: When The Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going - Billy Ocean