On This Day

What Happened on March 20, 1986

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 228 KPH gust of wind strikes Cairngorm (UK record)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jacques Chirac forms French government

President of France Jacques Chirac
President of France
Jacques Chirac
  • New York City passes its first lesbian and gay rights legislation

Famous Birthdays

  • Dean Geyer, Australian singer/actor
  • Ruby Rose, Australian model, actor (Orange is the New Black) recording artist, and gender activist, born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia