Historical Events In 1984
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Jan 01 On this day in history aT&T is divested of its monopoly, as its 22 Bell System companies are broken into individual firms.
Jan 01 In the year 1984 aT&T's 22 owned Bell system companies divests into 8 companies
Jan 01 Brunei becomes independent of UK in the year 1984.
Jan 01 In the year 1984 new York City NY transit fare rises from 75¢ to 90¢
Jan 02 On this day in history darryl Cullinan, 16, scores his first first-class cricket century
Jan 02 Miami beats Nebraska in Orange Bowl for college football championship on this day in history.
Jan 02 On this day in history riot in Tunis kills over 100
Jan 02 Wilson Goode, sworn-in as Philadelphia's first black mayor on this day in history.
Jan 03 Syria frees captured US pilot after appeal from Jesse Jackson in the year 1984.
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 in the year 1984.
Jan 06 Challenger moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS 41 B mission on this day in history.
Jan 06 On this day in history last day of Test cricket for Chappell, Marsh &Lillee
Jan 07 In the year 1984 train wreck near Medicine Hat, Alberta releases dangerous gases, forcing evacuation of 800 people
Jan 09 In the year 1984 "TV's Bloopers & Practical Jokes" premieres on NBC TV (Whoops)
Jan 09 In the year 1984 "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
Jan 09 EAA moves operations to Oshkosh on this day in history.
Jan 09 John Lennon releases "Nobody Told Me" in the year 1984.
Jan 09 On this day in history wolfgang Staudte, German director (Ciske de Rat), dies at 77
Jan 10 Argentine ex-president/General Bignone arrested in the year 1984.
Jan 10 In the year 1984 bulgarian Tupolev 134 crashes at Sofia airport in Bulgaria, 50 die
Jan 10 In the year 1984 clara Peller first asks, "Where's the Beef?"
Jan 10 On this day in history the U.S. and the Vatican establish diplomatic relations for the first time since 1867.
Jan 10 US establishes full diplomatic relations with Vatican after 117 years on this day in history.
Jan 11 In the year 1984 fritz Geissler, composer, dies at 62
Jan 11 STS 41-B vehicle moves to launch pad in the year 1984.
Jan 11 On this day in history supreme Court reinstated $10M award to Karen Silkwood's family
Jan 14 In the year 1984 madonna first sings "Holiday" on American Bandstand
Jan 14 On this day in history mary Zeldenrust-Noordanus, Dutch sexuologist (NVSH), dies at 55
Jan 15 Hana Mandlikova ends Martina Navratilova's 54-match winning streak in the year 1984.
Jan 16 In the year 1984 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.