On This Day

What Happened on June 9, 1986

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

20th Music City News Country Awards: Statler Brothers & Loretta Lynn

Singer-songwriter Loretta Lynn
Loretta Lynn
  • Dow Jones-index hits record 45.71 points
  • In a clash of future Baseball Hall of Fame starting pitchers California Angel Don Sutton (298 wins) beats Tom Seaver of the Chicago WS (306 wins), 3-0 at Comiskey Park
  • Rogers Comm report on Challenger disaster blames Morton Thiokol

Famous Birthdays

  • Adamo Ruggiero, Canadian actor (Degrassi: The Next Generation), born in Mississauga, Ontario
  • Kary Ng, Hong Kong singer and actress
1986 Highlights

About June 9, 1986

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 3 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Gemini