On This Day

What Happened on July 24, 1987

Historical Events

  • IBM-PC DOS Version 3.3 (updated) released
  • USSR performs underground nuclear Test

Famous Birthdays

  • Mara Wilson, actress (Mrs Doubtfire)

Famous Deaths

  • Dick Wellstood, American jazz pianist, dies at 59
1987 Highlights

About July 24, 1987

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 4 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Leo