On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 1986

Historical Events

  • NYC transit system issues a new brass with steel bullseye token
  • Regular TV coverage of US Senate sessions begins

Famous Deaths

  • Aurel Joliat, Canadian ice hockey player, dies at 84 (b. 1901)
  • Daniel Sternefeld, Belgian conductor and composer (Elegie), dies at 80
1986 Highlights

About June 2, 1986

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 4 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: June Bank Holiday (Ireland), Queen's Birthday (New Zealand)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Gemini