Wednesday March 26, 1986

US date format: 3/26/1986, UK date format: 26/3/1986

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on March 26, 1986). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Jessica Hart (model) and Jessica McClure. In that special week of March people in US were listening to Rock Me Amadeus by Falco. In UK Chain Reaction by Diana Ross was in the top 5 hits. Critters, directed by Stephen Herek, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1986 while Seasons Of The Heart by Cynthia Freeman was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Magnus. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Layla or Darwin 4078.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1986 or at March 26 across the years.

likes
Like this day if it is important to you!
history

Historical Events

Which were the important events of March 26, 1986?


Holidays

  • Saint Emmanuel (died 304)
  • Saint Ludger
  • Saint Larissa
  • Prince Kuhio Day in Hawaii
  • See more

Events

  • Geffen records signs Guns and Roses
  • An article in the New York Times charges that Kurt Waldheim, former United Nations Secretary General and candidate for president of Austria, may have been involved in German war crimes during World War II.

Famous Birthday

Famous Deaths

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

See other popular movies of the week

Critters

Critters

Directed by: Stephen Herek

Starring: Dee Wallace, M. Emmet Walsh, Billy Green Bush, Scott Grimes

Miracles

Miracles

Directed by: Jim Kouf

Starring: Tom Conti, Teri Garr, Paul Rodriguez, Christopher Lloyd

Born American

Born American

Directed by: Renny Harlin

Starring: Mike Norris, Steve Durham, David Coburn, Thalmus Rasulala

Lucas

Lucas

Directed by: David Seltzer

Starring: Corey Haim, Kerri Green, Charlie Sheen, Courtney Thorne-Smith

The Money Pit

The Money Pit

Directed by: Richard Benjamin

Starring: Tom Hanks, Shelley Long, Alexander Godunov, Maureen Stapleton

Country: United States of America

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial

Magnus

Magnus

Directed by: Benjamin Ree

Crossroads

Crossroads

Directed by: Walter Hill

Treffpunkt Flughafen

Treffpunkt Flughafen

That's Entertainment

That's Entertainment

Directed by: Jr. Jack Haley

Silver Fang

Silver Fang

Country: Japan

Days to next March 26

If March 26, 1986 is your birthday you're 34 years, 5 months, 29 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 2 days.
calendar

Magazine Covers

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

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free

Seasons Of The Heart by Cynthia Freeman

Seasons Of The Heart

By:

Some spine creasing and wear. Front and back cover pages have corner creasing and all edges have smugging . Front inside page have initials, no other marks and intact.

Break In by Dick Francis

Break In

By:

Steeplechase jockey Christmas "Kit" Fielding has had more than his share of close calls both on and off the course. But trouble hits close to home when a grudge between his

Private Affairs by Judith Michael

Private Affairs

By:

After sixteen years of marriage and family, Matt and Elizabeth Lovell risked everything to build an empire of their own. Soon they were an American success, caught up in the breathless

Greed And Glory On Wall Street by Ken Auletta

Greed And Glory On Wall Street

By:

On a quiet July morning, one of the world's most powerful and prestigious investment banking partnerships was launched on the path to ruin-not by the economy, not by an act of

The Handmaid'S Tale by Margaret Atwood

The Handmaid'S Tale

By:

In the world of the near future, who will control women's bodies?Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead. She may leave the home of the Commander and his wife

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Bobby Bearing

Bobby Bearing

Platform: ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64

Genre: Arcade adventure

Publisher: The Edge

Layla

Layla

Platform: Family Computer

Genre: Action

Publisher: DB-SOFT

Darwin 4078

Darwin 4078

Platform: Arcade MSX

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Data East (arcade) Hudson (MSX)

Asterix and the Magic Cauldron

Asterix and the Magic Cauldron

Platform: Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Melbourne House

Breakthru

Breakthru

Platform: Arcade, Amstrad CPC, NES, ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64

Genre: Vehicular combat

Publisher: Data East, U.S. Gold Ltd.


Like this day if it is important to you!
likes