On This Day

What Happened on May 24, 1990

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • A car carrying American Earth First! activists Judi Bari and Darryl Cherney explodes in Oakland, California, critically injuring both
  • Stanley Cup Final, Boston Garden, Boston, MA: Edmonton Oilers beat Boston Bruins, 4-1 for a 4-1 series win; Oilers' 5th Cup win in 7 years

Famous Birthdays

  • Joey Logano, American racecar driver, born in Middletown, Connecticut