On This Day

What Happened on September 11, 1986

Historical Events

  • Dow Jones Industrial Avg suffered biggest 1-day decline ever, plummeting 86.61 points to 1,792.89. 237.57 million shares traded

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak receives Israeli Prime Minister Shimon Peres

Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak
Egyptian President
Hosni Mubarak
Israeli Statesman Shimon Peres
Israeli Statesman
Shimon Peres
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Chiliboy Ralepelle, South African rugby player, born in Tzaneen, South Africa
  • Dwayne Jarrett, American football player, born in New Brunswick, New Jersey
1986 Highlights

About September 11, 1986

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 1 month and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo