Historical Events In 1984
Monday, 16 May 2022
Jan 01 In the year 1984 aT&T is divested of its monopoly, as its 22 Bell System companies are broken into individual firms.
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 in the year 1984.
Jan 01 In the year 1984 new York City NY transit fare rises from 75¢ to 90¢
Jan 02 Darryl Cullinan, 16, scores his first first-class cricket century in the year 1984.
Jan 02 On this day in history miami beats Nebraska in Orange Bowl for college football championship
Jan 02 Riot in Tunis kills over 100 in the year 1984.
Jan 02 Wilson Goode, sworn-in as Philadelphia's first black mayor on this day in history.
Jan 03 On this day in history syria frees captured US pilot after appeal from Jesse Jackson
Jan 04 On this day in history "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 In the year 1984 challenger moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS 41 B mission
Jan 06 Last day of Test cricket for Chappell, Marsh &Lillee in the year 1984.
Jan 07 In the year 1984 train wreck near Medicine Hat, Alberta releases dangerous gases, forcing evacuation of 800 people
Jan 09 On this day in history "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 in the year 1984.
Jan 09 John Lennon releases "Nobody Told Me" on this day in history.
Jan 09 Wolfgang Staudte, German director (Ciske de Rat), dies at 77 in the year 1984.
Jan 10 In the year 1984 argentine ex-president/General Bignone arrested
Jan 10 Bulgarian Tupolev 134 crashes at Sofia airport in Bulgaria, 50 die on this day in history.
Jan 10 Clara Peller first asks, "Where's the Beef?" in the year 1984.
Jan 10 The U.S. and the Vatican establish diplomatic relations for the first time since 1867 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jan 11 STS 41-B vehicle moves to launch pad in the year 1984.
Jan 11 Supreme Court reinstated $10M award to Karen Silkwood's family on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history 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 On this day in history hana Mandlikova ends Martina Navratilova's 54-match winning streak
Jan 16 11th American Music Award Michael Jackson in the year 1984.
Jan 16 In the year 1984 extortionist sends letter to Queensland Primary Industries Department threatening to release foot and mouth virus unless state jails are reformed.
Jan 16 In the year 1984 paul & Linda McCartney arrested in Barbados-possession of cannabis
Jan 16 On this day in history 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.