Wed, January 24, 2018 | 06:41

Today is Wednesday, January 24, the 24th day of 2018. There are 341 days left in the year.

1984 — Apple Computer Inc unveils its Macintosh personal computer

1985 — 15th Space Shuttle (51-C) Mission-Discovery 3 is launched

1986 — New York Islander Mike Bossy scores his 1,000th point

1986 — Voyager 2 makes 1st fly-by of Uranus (81,593 km), finds new moons

1986 — 43rd Golden Globes Whoopi Goldberg, Color Purple win

1986 — South Yemen Premier Haydar Bakr al-Attas becomes interim-president

1987 — 61st Australian Women’s Tennis H Mandlikova beat M Navratilova (75 76)

1988 — 76th Australian Men’s TennisM Wilander beats P Cash (63 67 36 61 86)

1988 — 9th ACE Cable Awards