On This Day

What Happened on July 23, 1986

Historical Events


Conference meetingMeeting of Interest

Moroccan King Hassan II meets with Israeli Prime Minister Shimon Peres

Israeli Statesman Shimon Peres
Israeli Statesman
Shimon Peres

Famous Birthdays

  • Ayaka Komatsu, Japanese model and actress
  • Nelson Philippe, French racing driver
  • Reece Ritchie, English actor

Famous Weddings

  • Britain's Prince Andrew (26) weds Sarah Ferguson (26) at Westminster Abbey in London, England

Famous Deaths

  • Jouko Paavo Kalervo Tolonen, Finnish composer, dies at 73
1986 Highlights

About July 23, 1986

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Leo