On This Day

What Happened on September 3, 1986

Historical Events

  • Alan Ayckbourn's "Woman in Mind" premieres in London
  • Houston Astros & Chicago Cubs use MLB record 53 players, including 17 pitchers in a 2-day 18 inning marathon; Astros win 8-7

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestShaun White

Shaun White, American snowboarder (Olympic gold: 2006, 2010, 2018), born in San Diego, California

Snowboarder Shaun White
Snowboarder
Shaun White

1986 Highlights

About September 3, 1986

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 2 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo