October 24, 2006 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Justice Rutherford of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice struck down the "motive clause", an important part of the Canadian Anti-Terrorism Act
  • MESSENGER spacecraft performs a Venus flyby

Deaths in History

  • Enolia McMillan, American civil rights activist (b. 1904)
  • William Montgomery Watt, Islamic studies scholar, orientalist and historian (b. 1909)