What Happened on August 24, 1985

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • STS 51-I mission scrubbed at T -5m because of bad weather

Famous Birthdays

  • Destiny Davis, American model and Playboy Playmate, born in Glendora, California

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Creston [Giuseppe Guttoveggio], Italian-American composer (Creative Harmony, dies at 78