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
1986 History

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
Born in 1986

Famous Weddings

Mike Wallace

American CBS news correspondent Mike Wallace (68) weds fourth and final wife Mary Yates

About June 28, 1986

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 37 years and 3 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: On My Own - Patti LaBelle & Michael McDonald
  • UK #1 Song: The Edge Of Heaven/Where Did Your Heart Go - Wham!