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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in July 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.

But much more happened on July 1986: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of July 1986?


Events

  • 01 Jul 1986 CSX Transportation is established.
  • 02 Jul 1986 After 14 wins, Roger Clemens suffer his 1st loss of year
  • 03 Jul 1986 U.S. President Ronald Reagan presides over the relighting of the renovated Statue of Liberty.
  • 05 Jul 1986 93rd Wimbledon Womens Tennis: M Navratilova beats H Mandlikova (76 63)
  • 06 Jul 1986 100th Wimbledon Mens Tennis: Boris Becker beats Ivan Lendl (64 63 75)
  • 07 Jul 1986 IBM-PC DOS Version 3.2 (updated) released
  • 08 Jul 1986 Zimbabwe beats Netherlands by 25 runs to win ICC Trophy
  • 09 Jul 1986 Padres trade pitcher Tim Stoddard to Yankees for pitcher Ed Whitson
  • 11 Jul 1986 Mary Beth Whitehead christens surrogate Baby M, Sara
  • 13 Jul 1986 In the California - Mexico border region, a magnitude 5.3 earthquake occurs.
  • 14 Jul 1986 10 killed and 60 injured at ETA-bomb attack in Madrid
  • 15 Jul 1986 57th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 3-2 at Astrodome, Houston
  • 17 Jul 1986 Emmy 13th Daytime Award presentation - Susan Lucci loses for 7th time
  • 18 Jul 1986 115th British Golf Open: Greg Norman shoots a 280 at Turnberry Scotld
  • 19 Jul 1986 Indian pitcher Phil Niekro wins his 307th game tying him with
  • 20 Jul 1986 Jane Geddes wins LPGA Boston Five Golf Classic
  • 21 Jul 1986 Barbara Palacios Teyde, 22, of Venezuela, crowned 35th Miss Universe
  • 22 Jul 1986 House of Representatives impeaches Judge Harry E Claiborne on tax evasion.
  • 23 Jul 1986 King Hassan II meets with Israeli Premier Simon Peres
  • 24 Jul 1986 San Francisco Federal jury convicts navy radioman Jerry Whitworth of espionage.
  • 25 Jul 1986 Sikhs extremist kill 16 hindus in Muhktsar India
  • 26 Jul 1986 Lebanese kidnappers released Reverend Lawrence Martin Jenco.
  • 27 Jul 1986 14th du Maurier Golf Classic: Pat Bradley
  • 28 Jul 1986 Bomb attack in East Beirut, 25 killed
  • 29 Jul 1986 Bomb attack in West-Beirut, 30 killed

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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
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Aliens

Aliens

Directed by: James Cameron

Starring: Sigourney Weaver, Michael Biehn, Carrie Henn, Paul Reiser

Country: United States of America

The Message

The Message

Directed by: Moustapha Akkad

Starring: Anthony Quinn, Irene Papas, Michael Ansara, Johnny Sekka

Country: United States of America

Castle in the Sky

Castle in the Sky

Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki

Starring: Anna Paquin, James Van Der Beek, Cloris Leachman, Mark Hamill

Country: United States of America

The Help

The Help

Directed by: Tate Taylor

Starring: Emma Stone, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Bryce Dallas Howard

Country: United States of America

Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara

Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara

Directed by: Zoya Akhtar

Starring: Katrina Kaif, Hrithik Roshan, Naseeruddin Shah, Farhan Akhtar

Books

Which were the most popular books released in July 1986?
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Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry

Lonesome Dove

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A love story, an adventure, and an epic of the frontier, Larry McMurtry’s Pulitzer Prize— winning classic, Lonesome Dove, the third book in the Lonesome Dove tetralogy, is the grandest novel

The Mammoth Hunters by Jean M. Auel

The Mammoth Hunters

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Once again Jean M. Auel opens the door of a time long past to reveal an age of wonder and danger at the dawn of the modern human race.

When All You'Ve Ever Wanted Isn'T Enough by Harold S. Kushner

When All You'Ve Ever Wanted Isn'T Enough

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'There is no Answer but there are answers...' Rabbi Kushner's previous bestseller brought comfort to millions by helping them cope with life's shattering tragedies.

The Eighth Commandment by Lawrence Sanders

The Eighth Commandment

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When a rare coin vanishes, an appraiser tries to clear her name—and exposes one family’s lethal secretsAppraising rare coins for Grandby & Sons, a venerable Madison Avenue auction house, is a

Taming A Sea-Horse by Robert B. Parker

Taming A Sea-Horse

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Spenser's interest in teenage prostitute April Kyle leads him to Robert Rambeaux, ersatz Juilliard student and April's pimp, and to Ginger Bucky, another of Rambeaux's hookers, who suddenly turns up dead.