On This Day

What Happened on March 6, 1986

Historical Events

  • Ken Ludwig's "Lend me a Tenor" premieres in London
  • USSR's Vega 1 flies by Halley's Comet at 8,889 km

Famous Birthdays

  • Eli Marienthal, American actor

Famous Deaths

  • Adolph Caesar, actor (Club Paradise, Soldier's Story), dies
  • István Pelle, Hungarian gymnast (Olympic gold 1932), dies at 78
1986 Highlights

About March 6, 1986

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 9 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Pisces