On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 1986

Historical Events

  • Guy Hunt elected 1st Republican governor of Alabama in 112 years
  • In Britain, Foreign Office Minister Lynda Chalker, meets Oliver Tambo, president of the African National Congress to discuss means of ending Apartheid without violence
  • US Senate approves "tax reform"

Famous Birthdays

  • Kaitlin Cullum, actress (Libby Kelly-Grace Under Fire), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Phil Hughes, American baseball player
  • Solange Knowles, American singer (Destiny's Child), born in Houston, Texas
  • Stuart Broad, English cricketer
1986 Highlights

About June 24, 1986

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 4 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Cancer