What Happened on April 24, 1982

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

150 Khomeini followers assault student dormitory in West Germany

Supreme Leader of Iran Ayatollah Khomeini
Supreme Leader of Iran
Ayatollah Khomeini
  • 27th Eurovision Song Contest: Nicole for Germany wins singing "Ein bichen Frieden" in Harrogate
  • Cards win 12th game in a row; 7-4 over Phillies
  • Firestone World Bowling Tournament of Champions won by Mike Durbin

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Kelly Clarkson, American singer and winner of the inaugural season of TV series American Idol, born in Fort Worth, Texas