What Happened on January 15, 1986

Historical Events

  • Living Seas opens (Disneyland)

Sports History

Montreal's rookie goaltender Patrick Roy records his first of 66 career NHL shutouts, in the Canadiens' 4-0 win against the Winnipeg Jets at the Forum

Famous Birthdays

  • Fred Davis, American football player, born in Toledo, Ohio

Famous Deaths

  • James H "Jim" Crowley, US football player (Notre Dame), dies at 83
1986 Highlights

About January 15, 1986

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 37 years and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: That's What Friends Are For - Dionne & Friends
  • UK #1 Song: West End Girls - Pet Shop Boys