June 3rd, 1986, fell on a Tuesday. It was day 154 of 1986. The decade was the 1980s.
34 years, 5 months and 28 days have passed since June 3rd, 1986.
Born On This Date
People who were born on this exact date:
Born on this exact date: Rafael Nadal: Tennis player.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on June 3rd, 1986:
United States: Live To Tell - Madonna
United Kingdom: Spirit In The Sky - Doctor & Medics
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Cobra" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is June 3rd, 1986 and it's a Tuesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Gemini. It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual.
In America, the song Live To Tell by Madonna is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Spirit In The Sky by Doctor & Medics is the number one hit song. Ronald Reagan is currently the President of the United States and the movie Cobra is at the top of the Box Office.
In the United Kingdom, Margaret Thatcher is the current Prime Minister. Because it's 1986, the radio stations are being dominated by the likes of Falco, Madonna, the Pet Shop Boys, Berlin, Whitney Houston, Dionne and Huey Lewis and the News. In fashion, women are currently wearing sweater dresses, short skirts, small shoulder pads, animal print, long full wool coats and bulky sweaters. Meanwhile, men are wearing tracksuits, sweatshirts, Nike Air Jordan shoes and denim.
Currently, the 1986 FIFA World Cup is taking place in Mexico. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Columbo.", "Magnum, P.I.", "Scarecrow and Mrs. King" and "The Cosby Show". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Asteroids", "Pac-Man", "Mario Bros." and "Super Mario Bros.".
Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood", "Heathcliff", "ThunderCats" and "Pingu". Popular toys include the likes of "Lite-Brite", "Big wheel (tricycle)", "Pogo ball / Lolo ball" and "Garbage Pail Kids (trading cards)".
News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on June 3rd, 1986.
Between the 22nd of September, 1980, and the 20th of August, 1988, an armed conflict was being fought between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Iraqi Republic.
Mid 1980s fashion.
Strappy sandals, Keds, kitten-heeled sandals and pumps were popular footwear in the mid 80s. Fashion become more colorful during this period. Popular clothing included long wool coats, long and bulky sweaters, jumpsuits, large scarves, beanies, leather gloves, long flared skirts, slim miniskirts, slightly tapered pants and stirrup pants.
1986 in music.
Popular music artists in 1986 included Dionne Warwick, Lionel Richie, Klymaxx, Patti LaBelle, Whitney Houston, Survivor, Mr. Mister, Robert Palmer and Atlantic Starr.
Corazon Aquino was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1986 for her role in the People Power Revolution in the Philippines.
1986 in movies.
Movies released in 1986 included Top Gun, Crocodile Dundee, Stand by Me, The Karate Kid Part II, Platoon, Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home, The Fly, Back to School, Aliens, The Golden Child, An American Tail, Ruthless People and Ferris Bueller's Day Off.
Dionne Warwick - "That's What Friends Are For"
"That's What Friends Are For" by Dionne Warwick would go on to win a Grammy for 1986's Song of the Year.
"Platoon" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1986.
1986 FIFA World Cup
The 1986 FIFA World Cup is taking place in Mexico. The competition was won by Argentina after they defeated West Germany 3-2.
Basic facts and information about this date:
34 years, 5 months and 28 days have passed since June 3rd, 1986.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 23 of 1986.
Leap Year: 1986 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on June 3rd, 1986, will be 34 years of age.
People born in 1986 belong to the "Generation Y (Millennial)" generation.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 518137200.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around June 3rd, 1986:
May 4th, 1986: The Golden State Killer, Joseph James DeAngelo, commits his last known murder.
May 7th, 1986: Football: Steaua Bucuresti win the European Cup after defeating Barcelona on penalties.
May 10th, 1986: Liverpool win the FA Cup final after they defeat Everton 3-1.
Ronald Reagan was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on June 3rd, 1986?
Margaret Thatcher was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?
Garret FitzGerald was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on June 3rd, 1986 was probably conceived around the 24th of August, 1985. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on June 3rd, 1986 is the 13th of March, 1987. (Rough Estimate).
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
The Legend of Zelda - An adventure game that was released on the Nintendo Entertainment System.
Gauntlet - An arcade hack and slash game.
Ultima IV: Quest of the Avatar - Role-playing game.
Super Mario Bros. - Released on the Nintendo Entertainment System.
Back to the Future - A video game version of the Back to the Future movie franchise is released on the ZX Spectrum, the Commodore 64 and the Amstrad CPC.
Boulder Dash - Arcade game developed by Data East.
Tetris - Tile-matching puzzle video game.
Duck Hunt - Light gun shooter game.
Mario Bros. - Arcade game developed by Nintendo.
Donkey Kong - Arcade game released by Nintendo.
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about June 3rd, 1986.
12,600 days have passed since this date.
1,088,643,600 seconds have passed since the June 3rd, 1986.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,270,084,200 times.
Since June 3rd, 1986, earth has travelled approximately 561,740,097,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 181,440,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 93,623,350 steps. That's about 41,610 miles!
Since this date, 13,063,723 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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