#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Sunday April 20, 1986

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on April 20, 1986). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Candace Parker and Cameron Duncan. In that special week of April people in US were listening to Kiss by Prince. In UK A Different Corner by George Michael was in the top 5 hits. Blue City, directed by Michelle Manning, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986 while House by Tracy Kidder was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Rambo. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dan Dare: Pilot of the Future or The Incredible Shrinking Fireman.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1986 or at April 20 across the years.

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 20 April 1986 and get them!

What the sky looked like on 20 April 1986

Get the star map showing the sky over this special date

Get the map of the stars on this day

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Blue City

Directed by: Michelle Manning

Starring: Judd Nelson, Ally Sheedy, David Caruso, Paul Winfield

More info

Last Resort

Directed by: Zane Buzby

Starring: Charles Grodin, Robin Pearson Rose, John Ashton, Ellen Blake

More info

Dream Lovers

Directed by: Tony Au

Starring: Yun-Fat Chow, Brigitte Lin, Cher Yeung, Man-Lei Wong

More info

Crocodile Dundee

Directed by: Peter Faiman

Starring: Paul Hogan, Linda Kozlowski, John Meillon, David Gulpilil

Country: United States

More info

Sweet Liberty

Directed by: Alan Alda

Starring: Alan Alda, Michael Caine, Michelle Pfeiffer, Bob Hoskins

More info

Personalized book about You

Personalized book about You

Your book about what happened on 20 April 1986

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

Send him/her your special wishes with this personalized page

Click here for a personalized message

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Rambo

Directed by: lionsgate

More info

Magnus

Directed by: Benjamin Ree

More info

Crossroads

Directed by: Walter Hill

More info

Treffpunkt Flughafen

More info

King of the Ghetto

Starring: Tim Roth, Zia Mohyeddin, Gwyneth Strong, Ian Dury

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 20 April 1986!

GET YOUR FREE NUMEROLOGY REPORT NOW

Historical Events

Which were the important events of 20 April 1986 ?

Holidays:
  • USA- National High Five Day
  • Blessed Oda (d. 1158)
  • Saint Victor (d.303)
  • Saint Marcellinus
  • Ridv�n begins at sunset (Bah�'f Faith).
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 20 April
Famous Deaths:
  • Sibte Hassan: Pakistani activist, journalist and writer (Born 1916).
Facts:
  • Vladimir Horowitz performs in his Russian homeland
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
  • Michael Jordan sets NBA playoff record with 63 points in a game.
  • Pianist Vladimir Horowitz performs in his native Russia for the first time in 61 years.

Search For Your Ancestors

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on April 20, 1986 - Geocentric view

Discover the planets positions on April 20, 1986 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

See astronomy profile for 20 April 1986

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Don't miss our monthly news, no spam guarantee Click here to Subscribe

...and if 20 April 1986 was your Birth Date then Join our Birthday Club!

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in April 1986?

Life magazine Beano comics

Genealogy: find out your family heritage

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at our special collection of personalized gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

House

By: Tracy Kidder

Tracy Kidder takes readers to the heart of the American Dream: the building of a family's first house with all its day-to-day frustrations, crises, tensions, challenges, and triumphs.

More info

Paradise Postponed

By: John Mortimer

When Simeon Simcox, a socialist clergyman, leaves his entire fortune not to his family but to the ruthless, social-climbing Tory MP Leslie Titmuss, the Rector's two sons react in very different

More info

The White House Mess

By: Christopher Buckley

With a pajama-clad President Reagan refusing to leave the White House on his successor’s Inauguration Day, Buckley has given this farce of Oval Office politics a nearly perfect beginning.

More info

Joanna'S Husband And David'S Wife

By: Elizabeth Forsythe Hailey

A woman who decides to tell the truth about herself and her marriage may be making the biggest mistake of her life. Joanna Scott kept a daily journal. It began when she first met David and fell crazily in love ...

More info

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Mind Walker

Mind Walker

Platform: Amiga

Genre: 3D action platformer

Publisher: Commodore

Dan Dare: Pilot of the Future

Dan Dare: Pilot of the Future

Platform: ZX Spectrum Amstrad CPC Commodore 64

Genre: Action Adventure

Publisher: Virgin Interactive, Electronic Arts

Cauldron II: The Pumpkin Strikes Back

Cauldron II: The Pumpkin Strikes Back

Platform: Amstrad CPC, C64, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Action-adventure game, platform game

Publisher: Palace Software

Championship Sprint

Championship Sprint

Platform: Arcade, ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, PlayStation 2, Xbox, GameCube, PlayStation Portable, PlayStation Network

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Atari Sony Computer Entertainment

The Incredible Shrinking Fireman

The Incredible Shrinking Fireman

Platform: ZX Spectrum

Genre: Arcade adventure; Maze

Publisher: Mastertronic

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Snowballing

Studio: Prism Entertainment

More info

The Return of the Living Dead

Studio: Thorn EMI

More info

The Sex O'Clock News

Studio: Prism Entertainment

More info

Funny Lady

Studio: RCA/Columbia Pictures Home Video

More info

The Incredible Human Machine

Studio: National Geographic Video (page does not exist)

More info

#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Tell the world why April 20, 1986 is such a special date for you!