On This Day

What Happened on May 24, 1982

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Liberation of Khorramshahr; Iranians recapture of the port city of Khorramshahr from the Iraqis during the Iran-Iraq War

Famous Birthdays

  • Bill Haas, American golfer (6 PGA Tour titles), born in Charlotte, North Carolina
  • DaMarcus Beasley, American footballer (Houston Dynamo), born in Fort Wayne, Indiana
  • Issah Ahmed, Ghanaian football player, born in Dawu, Ghana