On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 1983

Historical Events

  • 7th Space Shuttle Mission-Challenger 2 lands at Edwards AFB
  • Don Sutton becomes 8th pitcher to strikeout 3,000 batters

Famous Birthdays

  • John Lloyd Cruz, Filipino Actor

Famous Weddings

  • "NBC Sports" sportscaster Bob Costas (31) weds Carole Randall Krumenacher
1983 Highlights

About June 24, 1983

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 3 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer