On This Day

What Happened on September 19, 1986

Historical Events

Film Premier

3-D short film "Captain EO" with Michael Jackson premieres at Disney theme parks

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? 35 years, 1 month and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo