On This Day

What Happened on May 2, 1986

Historical Events

  • Transportation Expo 86 opens in Vancouver, BC

Famous Birthdays

  • James Kirk, Canadian actor (She's the Man), born in Vancouver, British Columbia

Famous Deaths

  • Henri Toivonen, Finnish rally driver (3 x World Rally C'ship round wins for Talbot, Opel, Porsche, Lancia), dies in a rally accident at 29
1986 Highlights

About May 2, 1986

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 5 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Taurus