On This Day

What Happened on October 25, 1986

Historical Events

  • International Red Cross ousted from South Africa
  • Michael Sergio Parachutes into Shea Stadium during game 6 of WS
  • Trailing 5-3 with 2 out & no one on in bottom of 10th, NY rallies to win Game 6 of the World Series, 6-5, Bill Buckner misplays a ball

Famous Birthdays

  • DJ Webstar, American disc jockey and record producer (Chicken Noodle Soup), born in Harlem, New York
  • Eddie Gaven, American footballer (Columbus Crew), born in Hamilton Township, New Jersey

Famous Deaths

  • Forrest Tucker, American actor (F Troop, Dusty Trail, The Crawling Eye), dies of lung cancer and emphysema at 67
1986 Highlights

About October 25, 1986

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 11 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Scorpio