What Happened on July 24, 1991

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Ottawa Rough Riders Board of Directors resign
  • U of Manchester scientist announce finding a planet outside of solar system

Famous Birthdays

  • Emily Bett Rickards, Canadian actress (Arrow), born in Vancouver

Famous Deaths

  • Freddie Brown, cricketer (English Test captain 1950-51), dies
  • Isaac Bashevis Singer, Polish-American writer (Yentl, Nobel 1978), dies at 87
  • Karl Ellis, dies at 41