July 9, 1986 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Atlanta's Dale Murphy doesn't play ending consecutive streak at 740
  • Attorney General's Commission on pornography links hard-core porn to sex crimes
  • The New Zealand parliament passes the Homosexual Law Reform Bill legalising consensual sex between men aged 16 and older

Birthdays in History

  • Dominic Cervi, American footballer

Deaths in History

  • Karl-Heinz Beckurts, West german Siemens manager, murdered
  • Le Duan, Vietnamese politician, dies at 78