On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 1985

Historical Events

  • Apollo Computer Inc lays off 300 employees
  • Fastest English Channel crossing by a relay team set (15h 30m)

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Montreal Expo Andre Dawson is 9th to get 6 RBIs in an inning (5th), and joins Willey McCovey to hit 2 HRs in an inn twice

MLB Star Andre Dawson
MLB Star
Andre Dawson

1985 Highlights

About September 24, 1985

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 2 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Libra