On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 1985

Historical Events

  • 18th Space Shuttle Mission (51-G)-Discovery 5 returns to Earth
  • Challenger moves to Vehicle Assembly Building at Kennedy Space Center (Florida) for mating of STS 51-F

Famous Birthdays

  • Kyle Searles, American actor
  • Yukina Shirakawa, Japanese gravure idol
1985 Highlights

About June 24, 1985

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 5 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Cancer