On This Day

What Happened on September 19, 1986

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

"Captain EO" with Michael Jackson premieres

King of Pop Michael Jackson
King of Pop
Michael Jackson
  • Australian cricketer Dean Jones scores 210 v India at Madras
  • Chicago White Sox Joe Crowley no-hits California Angels, 7-1
  • US Federal health officials announce AZT will be available to AIDS patients

Famous Birthdays

  • Gerald Ciolek, German professional road racing cyclist, born in Cologne, Germany
  • Ken Gushi, Japanese racing driver, born in Okinawa, Japan
  • Peter Vack, American voice actor, born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Vivian Duncan, entertainer (Duncan Sisters), dies
1986 Highlights

About September 19, 1986

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 2 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo