On This Day

What Happened on September 26, 1986

Historical Events

  • Antonin Scalia, sworn in as US Supreme Court Justice
  • Bobby (Patrick Duffy) returns to Dallas, his death is attributed to his wife Pam's bad dream (erases all of last season)
  • RUN-DMC is 1st rap group to hit top 10 (Raisin' Hell)
  • William Hubbs Rehnquist, sworn in as Chief Justice of Supreme Court

Famous Birthdays

  • Ashley Leggat, Canadian actress, born in Hamilton, Canada

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Fashion designer Calvin Klein (43) weds assistant Kelly Rector in a civil ceremony in Italy

Fashion Designer Calvin Klein
Fashion Designer
Calvin Klein

Famous Deaths

  • Hugh Franklin, American soap opera actor (b. 1916)
1986 Highlights

About September 26, 1986

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 1 month and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Libra