What Happened on February 21, 1986

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • AIDS patient Ryan White returns to classes at Western Middle School

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Tennis star Jimmy Connors fined $20,000 & suspended for 10 weeks

Tennis Legend Jimmy Connors
Tennis Legend
Jimmy Connors

Famous Birthdays

  • Amedeo, Belgian son of princess Astrid/arch duke Lorenz
  • Charlotte Church, Welsh singer,-songwriter born in Llandaff, Wales

Famous Deaths

  • Helen Hooven Santmyer, American writer (b. 1895)
  • Shigechiyo Izumi, Japanese sugarcane farmer, once thought to be the world's oldest man ever but now disputed (b. 1865)