On This Day

What Happened on March 11, 1986

Historical Events

  • 1 million days since the foundation of Rome on April 21st, 753 BC
  • 187.27 million shares traded in NY Stock Exchange

Sports History

Islander Mike Bossy, 1st NHLer to score 50 goals in 9 straight seasons

  • Japanese probe Sakigake flies by Halley's Comet at 6.8 million km
  • NFL adopts instant replay rule

Famous Deaths

  • Sonny Terry, American bind Piedmont blues musician, dies at 74
1986 Highlights

About March 11, 1986

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 8 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Pisces