What Happened on October 24, 1986

Historical Events

  • Great Britain drops diplomatic relations with Syria
  • MLB Los Angeles Dodgers' infielder Bill Russell (38) announces his retirement

Famous Birthdays

Drake (36 years old)

Canadian actor and rapper (Hotline Bling), born in Toronto, Ontario

  • John Ruddy, English footballer (Wolverhampton Wanderers), born in St Ives, Cambridgeshire, England
Born in 1986

About October 24, 1986

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 11 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Scorpio

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: True Colors - Cyndi Lauper
  • UK #1 Song: Every Loser Wins - Nick Berry