On This Day May 24
In 1956 the first Eurovision Song Contest was held in Switzerland – the host nation won.
The Stones released Jumping Jack Flash in 1968.
Buzz Lightyear, AKA Tim Allen, was arrested for drink-driving in 1997.
And in 1999 Mike Tyson is released from a Maryland jail, having served three-and-a-half months for assaulting two motorists after a collision.
Actress Kristin Scott Thomas is 55 (1960)
Priscilla Presley is 70 (1945)
Mash star Gary Burghoff is 72 (1943)
And Bob Dylan is 74 (1941)