On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 1986

Historical Events

  • 10 killed & 60 injured at ETA-bomb attack in Madrid
  • 2nd government of Lubbers sworn in
  • Motley Crue's Vince Neil begins 30 day sentence for vehicular homicide
  • NASA's plan to implement recommendations of Rogers commission

Music Single

Paul McCartney releases single "Press", from the album "Press To Play"

  • Richard Miller becomes the 1st FBI agent convicted of espionage
  • Shalamar's Howard Hewett acquitted in Miami of drug charges

US Women's Golf Open

US Open Women's Golf, NCR CC: Jane Geddes wins by 2 strokes in an 18-hole Monday playoff with South African born Sally Little


Famous Birthdays

  • Dan Smith, English singer (Bastille), born in London, England

Famous Deaths

  • Raymond Loewy, French-American industrial designer, dies at 92
1986 Highlights

About July 14, 1986

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 6 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Cancer