On This Day

What Happened on July 19, 1986

Historical Events


Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Tim Witherspoon KOs Frank Bruno in 11 for heavyweight boxing title


Famous Weddings

  • Caroline Kennedy (28) weds Edwin Schlossberg (41) at the Church of Our Lady of Victory in Centerville, Massachusetts

Famous Deaths

  • Alfredo Binda, Italian road cyclist (first to win Giro d'Italia x 5; World Road Race C'ship 1927, 30, 32), dies at 83
1986 Highlights

About July 19, 1986

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 4 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Cancer