On This Day

What Happened on January 14, 1986

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Constitution of Guatemala takes effect
  • Vinicio Cerezo becomes only the second freely elected President of Guatemala since CIA-sponsored coup in 1954

Famous Birthdays

  • Cristina Aicardi, Peruvian badminton player
  • Gary Brolsma, American internet celebrity (Numa Numa), born in Saddle Brook, New Jersey

Famous Deaths

  • Daniel Balavoine, French singer (b. 1952)
  • Donna Reed, actress (Donna Reed Show, Dallas), dies of cancer at 64
  • Walter Leblanc, Belgian painter, dies at 53