On This Day

June 1986 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Jun 11 "Blacke's Magic" last airs on NBC-TV

Music concertMusic Concert

Jun 15 Amnesty International "Conspiracy of Hope" tour concludes with megaconcert at Giants Stadium in Rutherford, New Jersey; participants include: U2; Sting; Bryan Adams; Peter Gabriel; Lou Reed; Neville Brothers; Joan Baez; Joan Armatrading; Joni Mitchell; The Police; Jackson Browne; Yoko Ono; Miles Davis; Peter, Paul & AMry; and The Hooters

Rock Vocalist Peter Gabriel
Rock Vocalist
Peter Gabriel
Singer Bryan Adams
Singer
Bryan Adams
Singer Joni Mitchell
Singer
Joni Mitchell

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Jun 1 Dayana Mendoza, Miss Universe 2008
  • Jun 3 Brenden Richard Jefferson, African-American actor
  • Jun 4 Shane Kippel, Canadian actor
  • Jun 6 Bhavana Balachandran [Karthika Menon], Indian actress, born in Thrissur district, Kerala
  • Jun 9 Adamo Ruggiero, Canadian actor (Degrassi: The Next Generation), born in Mississauga, Ontario
  • Jun 9 Kary Ng, Hong Kong pop singer (Cookies), and actress, born in British Hong Kong
  • Jun 11 Brighton Hertford, American actress (BJ Jones-General Hospital), born in Tarzana, California

Person of interestShia LaBeouf

Jun 11 Shia LaBeouf, American actor (Disturbia, Transformers), born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestAshley Olsen

Jun 13 Ashley Olsen, American actress (Michelle in Full House), fashion designer and twin, born in Sherman Oaks, California

Actress and Fashion Designer Ashley Olsen
Actress and Fashion Designer
Ashley Olsen

Person of interestMary-Kate Olsen

Jun 13 Mary Kate Olsen, American actress (Michelle in Full House), fashion designer and twin, born in Sherman Oaks, California

Twin Actress Mary-Kate Olsen
Twin Actress
Mary-Kate Olsen
  • Jun 13 Kat Dennings, American actress

Person of interestRichard Madden

Jun 18 Richard Madden, Scottish actor (Games of Thrones, Cinderella), born in Elderslie, Scotland

  • Jun 22 Bob the Drag Queen [Christopher Caldwell], American drag queen, comedian and TV personality (RuPaul's Drag Race season 8 winner), born in Columbus, Georgia
  • Jun 24 Kaitlin Cullum, actress (Libby Kelly-Grace Under Fire), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jun 27 Drake Bell, American actor (Drake and Josh), musician ("Terrific"), and convict, born in Newport Beach, California
  • Jun 28 Shadia Simmons, Canadian actress (Strange Days at Blake Holsey High), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Jun 29 Iya Villania [Raelene Villania-Arellano], Australian actress and presenter, born in Sydney, Australia
  • Jun 30 Victoria Crawford [Alicia Fox], American wrestler and model, born in Ponte Vedra, Florida

Weddings in Film & TV

LoveWedding of Interest

Jun 21 The Boomtown Rats singer Bob Geldof (34) weds broadcaster and writer Paula Yates (27) in Las Vegas

Singer-Songwriter and Political Activist Bob Geldof
Singer-Songwriter and Political Activist
Bob Geldof

LoveWedding of Interest

Jun 28 CBS news correspondent Mike Wallace (68) weds Mary Yates

Newscaster Mike Wallace
Newscaster
Mike Wallace

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Jun 3 Anna Neagle, English actress (London Melody, Nurse Edith Cavell), dies at 81
  • Jun 3 Patricia Wheel, actress (Christine-Woman to Remember), dies at 42
  • Jun 14 Marlin Perkins, TV host (Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom), dies at 81
  • Jun 19 Coluche [Michel Colucci], French comedian (My Best Friend's Girl), dies at 41
  • Jun 20 Tim Herbert, American comedian (Dagmar's Canteen), dies at 71
  • Jun 23 Nigel Stock, British actor (Lost Continent, Young Sherlock Holmes), dies at 66
  • Jun 27 Edna Mae Cooper, actress (Folly of Vanity, Grounds for Divorce), dies
  • Jun 29 Ida Mae McKenzie, American actress, dies at 75
  • Jun 29 Robert Drivas [Choromokos], American actor (Cool Hand Luke, Illustrated Man, Our Private World), dies of Aids complications at 47