On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 1986

Day of the Week: Tuesday

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