What Happened on November 16, 1986

Historical Events

Sports History

36th NASCAR Sprint Cup: Dale Earnhardt wins

Famous Birthdays

  • Saeko, Japanese actress, born in Miyazaki, Miyazaki Prefecture, Japan
Born in 1986

Famous Deaths

  • Siobhán McKenna [Cionnaith], Irish stage actress (Saint Joan, The Chalk Garden), dies of lung cancer at 63
1986 Highlights

About November 16, 1986

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 4 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Scorpio

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Human - The Human League
  • UK #1 Song: Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From 'Top Gun') - Berlin