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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in September 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 September 1986: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of September 1986?


Events

  • 01 Sep 1986 Betsy King wins LPGA Rail Charity Golf Classic
  • 02 Sep 1986 Cathy Evelyn Smith sentenced to three years for death of John Belushi.
  • 03 Sep 1986 Astros and Cubs use a record 53 players in an 18 inning game
  • 04 Sep 1986 189.42 million shares traded in New York Stock Exchange
  • 05 Sep 1986 3rd MTV Awards: Whitney Houston wins
  • 06 Sep 1986 Attack on synagogue in Istanbul, 23 killed
  • 07 Sep 1986 100th US Womens Tennis: M Navratilova beats Helena Sukova (63 62)
  • 08 Sep 1986 Westinghouse sells Muzak
  • 09 Sep 1986 At the Palladium in Manhattan, New York, Compaq Computer introduces the Compaq Deskpro 386, the first 80386-based personal computer offered by a major computer manufacturer. The Model 40 features a 16 MHz Intel 80386 and 40 MB hard drive, for US$6449. The Model 130 has a 130 MB hard drive, for US$8799.
  • 10 Sep 1986 Bryan O'Connor named chairman of US Space Flight Safety Panel.
  • 11 Sep 1986 President Mubarak receives Israeli Premier Peres
  • 12 Sep 1986 240.49 million shares traded in New York Stock Exchange
  • 13 Sep 1986 Kellye Cash (Tenn), 21, crowned 60th Miss America 1987
  • 14 Sep 1986 Bomb attack in Paris, 2 killed
  • 15 Sep 1986 1st broadcast of LA Law on NBC-TV
  • 16 Sep 1986 Fire in Kinross gold mine, Transvaal South Africa, 177 killed
  • 17 Sep 1986 Bomb attack in Paris, 6 killed
  • 18 Sep 1986 Motorola announces the Motorola 68030 microprocessor. It incorporates about 300,000 transistors.
  • 19 Sep 1986 Captain EO with Michael Jackson premieres
  • 20 Sep 1986 Wichita State Shockers blow a 35-3 lead; lose 36-35 to Morehead State.
  • 21 Sep 1986 38th Emmy Awards: Golden Girls, Cagney and Lacey and Michael J Fox win
  • 22 Sep 1986 35 countries signs disarmament accord in Stockholm
  • 23 Sep 1986 Astro Jim Deshaies strikes out 1st 8 Dodger of game (ends with 10)
  • 25 Sep 1986 Antonin Scalia appointed to Supreme Court
  • 26 Sep 1986 William Hubbs Rehnquist, sworn in as Chief Justice of Supreme Court
  • 27 Sep 1986 US Senate joins House of Representatives voting for sweeping tax reforms.
  • 28 Sep 1986 Tight end Brian Foster of RI catches NCAA record 18 passes for 327 yards
  • 29 Sep 1986 Airwolf, TV Adventure
  • 30 Sep 1986 US releases Soviet spy Gennadiy Zakharov.

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Movies

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The Name of the Rose

The Name of the Rose

Release year: 1986

Directed by: Jean-Jacques Annaud

Starring: Sean Connery, Christian Slater, Helmut Qualtinger, Elya Baskin

Country: United States of America

Starman

Starman

Release year: 1986

Directed by: John Carpenter

Starring: Jeff Bridges, Karen Allen, Charles Martin Smith, Richard Jaeckel

Country: United States of America

Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer

Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer

Release year: 1986

Directed by: John McNaughton

Starring: Michael Rooker, Tracy Arnold, Tom Towles, Mary Demas

Country: United States of America

The Color of Money

The Color of Money

Release year: 1986

Directed by: Martin Scorsese

Starring: Paul Newman, Tom Cruise, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Helen Shaver

Country: United States of America

Faubourg St Martin

Faubourg St Martin

Release year: 1986

Directed by: Jean-Claude Guiguet

Starring: Patachou, Françoise Fabian, Marie-Christine Rousseau, Stéphane Jobert

Books

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The Night Lives On by Walter Lord

The Night Lives On

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The most awesome ocean-going vessel the world had ever seen, the mightly TITANIC struck an iceberg and sank on the night of April 14, 1912, carrying more than 1500 souls--and uncountable

Through A Glass Darkly by Karleen Koen

Through A Glass Darkly

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"Lives up to every expectation. It's magnificent!" - Cleveland Plain Dealer Sourcebooks Landmark proudly reintroduces this classic historical novel. Karleen Koen's sweeping saga contains unforgettable characters consumed with passion: the extraordinarily

I'Ll Take Manhattan by Judith Krantz

I'Ll Take Manhattan

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Here is Judith Krantz's greatest triumph--I'll Take Manhattan. In the high-stakes world of magazine publishing, she weaves a dazzling tale of love and betrayal, and creates her most joyous character--sensational Maxi, an uninhibited woman who unexpectedly discovers that her talent …

Last Of The Breed by Louis L'Amour

Last Of The Breed

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“For sheer adventure L’Amour is in top form.”—Kirkus Reviews Here is the kind of authentically detailed epic novel that has become Louis L’Amour’s hallmark.

James Herriot'S Dog Stories by James Herriot

James Herriot'S Dog Stories

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In this very special, heart-warming collection of favorite stories about dogs great and small, James Herriot tells us about his own dogs and all the wonderful people and animals we have