On This Day

What Happened on March 28, 1986

Historical Events

  • Extremist Sikhs kill 13 Hindus in Ludhiana, India
  • John N McMahon, ends term as deputy director of CIA

Famous Birthdays

  • Barbora Strýcová, Czech tennis player (Wimbledon doubles 2019; 6 x Federation Cup), born in Plzeň, Czechoslovakia
  • J-Kwon [Jerrell Jones], American rapper (Tipsy), born in St. Louis, Missouri

Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga [Stefani Germanotta], American singer-songwriter and actress (Bad Romance; A Star is Born), born in NYC, New York

  • Robert Bowdrie "Bowe" Bergdahl, American soldier held captive in Afghanistan, born in Sun Valley, Idaho

Famous Deaths

  • Victor J Lopez, actor (Chuey-Man From Atlantis), dies at 39
  • Virginia Gilmore, American actress (Jennie, Western Union), dies at 66
1986 Highlights

About March 28, 1986

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 9 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Good Friday (Australia, Canada, New Zealand, United Kingdom)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries