On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 1980

Historical Events

  • Affirmed wins $500,000 Hollywood Cup, 1st horse to win $2 million

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Jones, Australian racing driver
  • Cicinho, Brazilian footballer
  • Liane Balaban, Canadian actress
  • Minka Kelly, American actress
1980 Highlights

About June 24, 1980

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer