On This Day

What Happened on June 28, 1986

Historical Events

  • Irish population condemns divorce
  • Kenneth and Nellie Pike challenge Ala Dem runoff win by AG C Graddick
  • West European leaders, meeting in the Netherlands, delay indefinitely imposing economic sanctions against South Africa

Famous Birthdays

  • Kellie Pickler, American country music singer (Best Days of Your Life), born in Albemarle, North Carolina
  • Shadia Simmons, Canadian actress (Strange Days at Blake Holsey High), born in Toronto, Ontario

Famous Weddings

Mike Wallace

CBS news correspondent Mike Wallace (68) weds Mary Yates

1986 Highlights

About June 28, 1986

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Cancer