On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 1986

Historical Events

  • 40th Tony Awards: I'm Not Rappaport & Mystery of Edwin Drood win

Book releaseHistoric Publication

Danielle Steel’s romance novel “Wanderlust” is published

Novelist Danielle Steel
Novelist
Danielle Steel

Sport awardLPGA Championship

LPGA Championship Women's Golf, Jack Nicklaus GC: Pat Bradley birdies final hole to win by 1 stroke ahead of runner-up Patty Sheehan

LPGA Golfer Pat Bradley
LPGA Golfer
Pat Bradley
LPGA Golfer Patty Sheehan
LPGA Golfer
Patty Sheehan

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Smith, New Zealand rugby union utility back (84 caps; Otago, Highlanders, Pau), born in Dunedin, New Zealand
  • Dayana Mendoza, Miss Universe 2008
1986 Highlights

About June 1, 1986

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 6 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Gemini