On This Day

What Happened on October 24, 1986

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Dodgers' Bill Russell, 38, announces his retirement
  • Great Britain drops diplomatic relations with Syria

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestDrake

Drake [Aubrey Drake Graham], Canadian actor and rapper (Hotline Bling), born in Toronto, Ontario

Singer-Songwriter Drake
  • John Ruddy, English footballer