What Happened on May 11, 1986

Famous Birthdays

  • Abou Diaby, French footballer
  • Manuel "Grubby" Schenkhuizen, Dutch real-time strategy gamer and professional esports player (2× World Cyber Games champion), born in Nieuwegein, Netherlands
Born in 1986

Famous Deaths

  • Fritz Pollard, early African American NFL star and coach, dies at 92
  • Henry P. McIlhenny, American philanthropist, dies at 76
1986 Highlights

About May 11, 1986

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 37 years and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Greatest Love Of All - Whitney Houston
  • UK #1 Song: The Chicken Song - Spitting Image