On This Day

What Happened on January 15, 1986

Historical Events

  • Living Seas opens (Disneyland)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

NHL Goalie and Coach Patrick Roy
NHL Goalie and Coach
Patrick Roy

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? 35 years, 6 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Capricorn