Historical Events In 1984
Friday, 22 January 2021
Sep 24 Paul McCartney releases "No More Lonely Nights" on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history walter Pidgeon, actor (Forbidden Planet, Mrs Miniver), dies at 87
Sep 26 Britain & China initial agreement return Hong Kong to China in 1997 in the year 1984.
Sep 26 Pres Reagan vetoes sanctions against South Africa on this day in history.
Sep 26 UK agrees to hand over the soverignty of Hong Kong to China in 1999 in the year 1984.
Sep 26 Walter Pidgeon, actor (Forbidden Planet), dies of strokes at 87 in the year 1984.
Sep 27 On this day in history john Facenda, sportscaster (NFL Action), dies at 72
Sep 29 In the year 1984 marnix Gijsen, [Jan-Al Goris], writer (Lament for Agnes), dies at 85
Sep 30 In the year 1984 ellsworth Bunker, US ambassador (South-Vietnam, dies at 90)
Oct 01 Gary Trudeau's Doonesbury comic strip resumes after 2-year hiatus on this day in history.
Oct 01 In the year 1984 walter Alston, Baseball manager (LA Dodgers), dies at 72
Oct 02 On this day in history 3 cosmonauts return after a record 237 days in orbit
Oct 02 In the year 1984 richard Miller, becomes First (former) FBI agent, charged with espionage
Oct 04 There it goes! It could be, it might be, ití s..." A sad day for long-suffering Chicago Cubs fans. Chicago lost to the Padres 7-1 in the National League Championship Series. 1986 Oct 04, Dan Rather, of The CBS Evening News, was mugged by two men in New York City on this day in history.
Oct 04 In the year 1984 uS govt closes down due to budget problems
Oct 05 On this day in history 13th Space Shuttle Mission (41-G)-Challenger 6-launched
Oct 05 In the year 1984 leonard Rossiter, actor (2001, Water), dies of a heart attack at 57
Oct 06 George S Simpson, US paleontologist, dies at 82 in the year 1984.
Oct 08 On this day in history frederick Brisson, producer, dies at 71 after a stroke
Oct 09 On this day in history kathy Sullivan becomes 1st US woman to walk in space
Oct 11 Kathryn D. Sullivan of the US is the first female astronaut to walk in spaceoct12 in the year 1984.
Oct 11 Khanderao M Rangnekar, cricketer (33 runs at 5 50 for India), dies on this day in history.
Oct 11 NASA launches space vehicle S-208 in the year 1984.
Oct 11 VP candidate debate-Geraldine Ferraro (D) & George Bush (R) in the year 1984.
Oct 12 On this day in history iRA bombs hotel where Margaret Thatcher is staying
Oct 16 In the year 1984 bishop Desmond Tutu awarded the Nobel peace prize
Oct 16 In the year 1984 desmond Tutu, black Anglican Bishop, wins the Nobel Peace Prize
Oct 16 Ken Carpenter, TV announcer (Lux Video Theater), dies at 84 in the year 1984.
Oct 17 In the year 1984 alberta Hunter, US blues singer/composer, dies at 89
Oct 18 In the year 1984 florence Rinard, TV panelist (20 Questions), dies at 82
Oct 19 Henri Michaux, writer, dies in the year 1984.
Oct 21 Dalibor Cyril Vackar, composer, dies at 78 in the year 1984.
Oct 22 Harold Laurence Walters, composer, dies at 66 in the year 1984.
Oct 23 David Gorcey, actor (Angel's Alley), dies at 63 in a diabetic coma in the year 1984.