On This Day

What Happened on May 31, 1986

Famous Birthdays

  • Melissa McIntyre, Canadian actress
  • Robert Gesink, Dutch cyclist
  • Sopho Khalvashi, Georgian pop-electronic singer, born in Batumi, Adjara, Georgian SSR

Famous Deaths

  • James Rainwater, American physicist (Nobel 1975-determining the asymmetrical shapes of certain atomic nuclei), dies at 68
  • Jane Frank, American artist, dies at 67
1986 Highlights

About May 31, 1986

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 4 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Gemini