On This Day

What Happened on March 24, 1990

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Indian troops leave Sri Lanka
  • Tom Hunter swims world record 50m freestyle (21.81 sec)

Famous Birthdays

  • Keisha Castle-Hughes, Australian-born New Zealand actress

Famous Deaths

  • Alice Sapritch, actress (European Vacation), dies
  • An Wang, Chinese-American computer engineer (Wang Labs, Wang Computers), dies of cancer at 70
  • Ray Goulding, comedian (Bob & Ray), dies of kidney failure at 68