Historical Events In 1984
Saturday, 21 May 2022
Oct 23 On this day in history nBC airs BBC footage of Ethiopian famine
Oct 24 11 members of the Colombo crime family arrested on this day in history.
Oct 24 Edith Massey, actress (Polyester, Pink Flamingos), dies at 66 on this day in history.
Oct 24 In the year 1984 intelsat 5 re-enters Earth's atmosphere 5 months after it failed
Oct 24 On this day in history steffi Graf plays her first pro tennis match
Oct 25 "Give My Regards to Broad Street" premiers (Gotham Theater-NYC) in the year 1984.
Oct 25 In the year 1984 pascale Ogier, actress (Ghost Dance), dies of heart attack at 24
Oct 26 In the year 1984 "Baby Fae" gets baboon heart transplant, lives 21 days
Oct 26 On this day in history john Woods Duke, composer, dies at 85
Oct 30 June Duprez, actress (Calcutta, Tiger Fang), dies at 66 in the year 1984.
Oct 31 Eduardo De Filippo, director (7 Deadly Sins, Shoot Loud), dies at 84 on this day in history.
Oct 31 In the year 1984 puerto Rican tanker, San Francisco explodes spilling 2 million gallons of oil as the ship caught fire
Nov 01 Norman Krasna, author (Dear Ruth), dies of a heart attack at 74 on this day in history.
Nov 02 Margie V Barfield, US murderer, 1st woman electricuted in 22 years in the year 1984.
Nov 03 On this day in history 3,000 die in 3 day anti-Sikh riot in India
Nov 03 Body of assassinated Indian PM Indira Gandhi cremated in the year 1984.
Nov 04 In the year 1984 merie Earle, actress (Maude-Waltons), dies of uremic poisoning at 95
Nov 04 Nicaragua holds first free elections in 56 years; Sandinistas win 63% in the year 1984.
Nov 06 In the year 1984 president Reagan (R) landslide (won 49 states) re-election over Mondale (D)
Nov 07 George Matthews, actor (Chick-Glynis), dies at 73 of heart disease on this day in history.
Nov 08 In the year 1984 anna Fisher becomes the first "mom" to go into orbit
Nov 08 On this day in history carl Gustav Sparre Olsen, composer, dies at 81
Nov 08 STS 51-A mission; launch on this day in history.
Nov 09 On this day in history sara Rodrigues, famous singer/songwriter was born! November 09 1984
Nov 10 On this day in history sudie Bond actress, dies at 56 of a respiratory ailment
Nov 10 On this day in history sudie Bond, actress (Tomorrow), dies at 56 of a respiratory ailment
Nov 11 In the year 1984 martin Luther King Sr, US vicar/father of MLK Jr, dies at 84
Nov 12 On this day in history paul McCartney releases "We All Stand Together"
Nov 12 In the year 1984 space shuttle astronauts snared a satellite first space salvage
Nov 13 On this day in history dorothy Arnold, actress (House of Fear, Phantom Creeps), dies at 66
Nov 14 On this day in history astronauts aboard "Discovery" pluck a 2nd satellite from orbit
Nov 14 George Matthews, Bkln NY, actor (Chick-Glynis), dies at 73 in the year 1984.
Nov 14 On this day in history nASA launches NATO-3D
Nov 15 On this day in history baby Fae, who received a baboon's heart, dies at 3 weeks