Historical Events Happened In 1984
Tuesday, 30 August 2016
Jan 01 AT&T is divested of its monopoly, as its 22 Bell System companies are broken into individual firms on this day in history.
Jan 01 On this day in history aT&T's 22 owned Bell system companies divests into 8 companies
Jan 01 Brunei becomes independent of UK on this day in history.
Jan 01 On this day in history new York City NY transit fare rises from 75¢ to 90¢
Jan 02 Darryl Cullinan, 16, scores his first first-class cricket century on this day in history.
Jan 02 Miami beats Nebraska in Orange Bowl for college football championship in the year 1984.
Jan 02 In the year 1984 riot in Tunis kills over 100
Jan 02 On this day in history wilson Goode, sworn-in as Philadelphia's first black mayor
Jan 03 In the year 1984 syria frees captured US pilot after appeal from Jesse Jackson
Jan 04 In the year 1984 "Night Court" starring Harry Anderson premieres on NBC TV
Jan 05 Greg Chappell scores 182* in his last Test innings on this day in history.
Jan 06 Challenger moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS 41 B mission in the year 1984.
Jan 06 Last day of Test cricket for Chappell, Marsh &Lillee in the year 1984.
Jan 07 Train wreck near Medicine Hat, Alberta releases dangerous gases, forcing evacuation of 800 people in the year 1984.
Jan 09 On this day in history "TV's Bloopers & Practical Jokes" premieres on NBC TV (Whoops)
Jan 09 "WHERE’S THE BEEF?" Clara Peller was first seen by TV viewers this day in the famous and successful commercial campaign for Wendy’s fast-food chain on this day in history.
Jan 09 On this day in history eAA moves operations to Oshkosh
Jan 09 On this day in history john Lennon releases "Nobody Told Me"
Jan 09 Wolfgang Staudte, German director (Ciske de Rat), dies at 77 on this day in history.
Jan 10 Argentine ex-president/General Bignone arrested in the year 1984.
Jan 10 Bulgarian Tupolev 134 crashes at Sofia airport in Bulgaria, 50 die on this day in history.
Jan 10 On this day in history clara Peller first asks, "Where's the Beef?"
Jan 10 The U.S. and the Vatican establish diplomatic relations for the first time since 1867 in the year 1984.
Jan 10 US establishes full diplomatic relations with Vatican after 117 years on this day in history.
Jan 11 Fritz Geissler, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1984.
Jan 11 In the year 1984 sTS 41-B vehicle moves to launch pad
Jan 11 On this day in history supreme Court reinstated $10M award to Karen Silkwood's family
Jan 14 Madonna first sings "Holiday" on American Bandstand in the year 1984.
Jan 14 On this day in history mary Zeldenrust-Noordanus, Dutch sexuologist (NVSH), dies at 55
Jan 15 In the year 1984 hana Mandlikova ends Martina Navratilova's 54-match winning streak
Jan 16 On this day in history 11th American Music Award Michael Jackson
Jan 16 Extortionist sends letter to Queensland Primary Industries Department threatening to release foot and mouth virus unless state jails are reformed on this day in history.
Jan 16 Paul & Linda McCartney arrested in Barbados-possession of cannabis on this day in history.
Jan 16 President Reagan called for peaceful competition with Moscow. He authorized research and development on space-age weapons capable of destroying incoming nuclear missiles, the program known as Star Wars on this day in history.