On This Day

What Happened on September 13, 1986

Historical Events

  • 11th Toronto International Film Festival: "The Decline of the American Empire" directed by Denys Arcand wins the People's Choice Award
  • Bert Blyleven gives up a record 44 HRs in a season
  • Kellye Cash (Tenn), 21, crowned 60th Miss America 1987

Famous Birthdays

  • Kamui Kobayashi, Japanese racing driver, born in Amagasaki, Hyōgo, Japan
  • Sean Williams, American basketball player, born in Houston, Texas
1986 Highlights

About September 13, 1986

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 10 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Take My Breath Away (Love Theme From "Top Gun") - Berlin
  • UK #1 Song: Don't Leave Me This Way - The Communards with Sarah-Jane Morris