On This Day

What Happened on September 4, 1986

Historical Events

  • 189.42 million shares traded in NY Stock Exchange

Famous Birthdays

  • James Younghusband, Philippine footballer, born in Ashford, United Kingdom

Famous Deaths


Person of interestHank Greenberg

Hank Greenberg, American Baseball Hall of Fame first baseman (5 × MLB All-Star; World Series 1935, 45; AL MVP 1935, 40; Detroit Tigers), dies of cancer at 75

Baseball Player Hank Greenberg
Baseball Player
Hank Greenberg

1986 Highlights

About September 4, 1986

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 1 month and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo