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 This day in History - April 24
388 Historic Events for April 24
1989

10s of thousands of students strikes in Beijing China

Event
1989

Massachusetts declares today "New Kids on the Block Day"

Event
1990

Brian Friel's "Dancing at Lughnasa," premieres in Dublin

Event
1990

Joseph Leberman, entertainer, dies

Death
1990

Tom Rolfing, actor (He Knows You're Alone, Cliff-Another World), dies

Death
1990

Security law violator Michael Milken pleads guilty to 6 felonies

Event
1990

West and East Germany agree to merge currency and economies on July 1st

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1990

US 66th manned space mission STS 31 (Discovery 10) launches into orbit

Event
1991

J de Graaf, ethicus/president church and peace, dies

Death
1991

26th Academy of Country Music Awards: Garth Brooks

Event
1992

Sean Rademaker, actor (Kirkland Harrison-Another World)

Birth
1992

David Bowie marries model Iman in Switzerland

Event
1992

"Man of La Mancha" opens at Marquis Theater NYC for 108 performances

Event
1992

Vinson Pike fined œ1000 for distributing obscene computer pictures

Event
1992

George Steinbrenner drops his suits against baseball

Event
1993

ABC news analyst Jeff Greenfield weds Karen Gannett

Event
1993

Oliver R Tambo, chairman (African National Congress), dies at 75

Death
1993

Firestone World Bowling Tournament of Champions won by George Branham

Event
1993

1000 kg heavy IRA car bomb explodes in London, killing 1

Event
1994

Armando Calder¢n Sol wins El Salvador presidential election

Event
1994

"Broken Glass" opens at Booth Theater NYC for 73 performances

Event
1994

NY Rangers sweep NY Islanders in NHL playoffs

Event
1994

David Robinson scores ties 7th highest total in the NBA - 71

Event
1994

Bomb attack in center of Johannesburg, 9 killed

Event
1994

Actress Kelly Preston (26) weds actor Lou Diamond Phillips (32)

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