On This Day

What Happened on September 26, 1986

Historical Events

  • Antonin Scalia, sworn in as US Supreme Court Justice

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bobby (Patrick Duffy) returns to TV show "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? 35 years and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Libra