What Happened on February 24, 1990

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Beth Daniel wins LPGA Orix Hawaiia Ladies Golf Open

LPGA Golfer Beth Daniel
LPGA Golfer
Beth Daniel

Famous Deaths

  • Johnnie Ray, American singer (Cry), dies of liver failure at 61

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Malcolm Forbes, American publisher of Forbes Magazine, dies of a heart attack at 70

Publisher Malcolm Forbes
Malcolm Forbes
  • Sandro Pertini, president of Italy (1978, 85), dies at 93
  • Tony Conigliaro, baseball player (Red Sox), dies of pneumonia at 45