On This Day

What Happened on June 25, 1986

Historical Events

  • Former Belgium premier Vanden Boeynants sentenced for fraud

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Philadelphia Phillies give Steve Carlton, 41, his unconditional release

Baseball Pitcher Steve Carlton
Baseball Pitcher
Steve Carlton

Famous Birthdays

  • Aya Matsuura, Japanese singer, born in Himeji, Hyōgo, Japan
  • Charlie Davies, American soccer player (New England Revolution), born in Manchester, New Hampshire

Famous Deaths

  • Gery Florizoone, Flemish poet, dies at 63
1986 Highlights

About June 25, 1986

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Cancer