February 24, 1981 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • An earthquake registering 6.7 on the Richter scale hits Athens, killing 16 people and destroying buildings in several towns west of the city.

HeartEngagement of Interest

Britain's Prince Charles announces engagement to Lady Diana Spencer

Princess of Wales Diana Spencer
Princess of Wales
Diana Spencer
Prince of Wales Prince Charles
Prince of Wales
Prince Charles
  • Jean Harris is convicted of murdering Scarsdale diet doctor Tarnower