On This Day

What Happened on July 2, 1986

Historical Events

Baseball Record

Boston Red Sox pitcher Roger Clemens (14-0) suffers his 1st loss (4-2 v Toronto), one win short of AL record for consecutive wins to start season

Historic Event

General strike against Pinochet regime in Chile

  • US Supreme Court upholds affirmative action in 2 rulings

Famous Birthdays

Lindsay Lohan

Lindsay Lohan, American actress (Alli Fowler-Another World), born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Peanuts Lowrey, American baseball player, dies at 68
1986 Highlights

About July 2, 1986

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 4 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Cancer