Historical Events In 1984
Thursday, 13 May 2021
Nov 16 14th Shuttle Mission (51A) -Discovery 2- lands at Kennedy Center on this day in history.
Nov 16 On this day in history john Lennon releases "Every Man has a Woman Who Loves Him"
Nov 19 In the year 1984 george D Aiken, (Sen-R-Vt, 1941-75), dies at 92
Nov 20 In the year 1984 alexander Moyzes, composer, dies at 78
Nov 25 William Schroeder, becomes 2nd to receive Jarvik-7 artificial heart on this day in history.
Nov 27 On this day in history percy Norris, deputy high commissioner of India, shot dead
Nov 28 On this day in history hans Speidel, German gen/NATO-supreme commander (1957-64), dies at 87
Dec 03 In the year 1984 thousands die and over 200,000 are injured from a gas leak at the Union Carbide plant in Bhopal, India (the world's worst industrial accident). occurred when gas leaked from the Union Carbide plant in Bhopal, India.
Dec 03 In the year 1984 virginia Lacy Jones, US librarian/presidents advisor, dies at 72
Dec 04 In the year 1984 hijackers commandeered a Kuwaiti airliner
Dec 04 John Rock, US co-developer of anti-conceptiepil, dies at 94 on this day in history.
Dec 06 On this day in history hijackers aboard Kuwaiti jetliner kill 2nd hostage
Dec 06 In the year 1984 ruth Cummings, actress (Daybreak, Dream of Love), dies at 90
Dec 07 Jeanne Cagney, actress (Quicksand, Kentucky Rifle), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Dec 08 In the year 1984 luther Adler, actor (Dr Bernard Altman-The Psychiatrist), dies at 81
Dec 09 6 day hijack of Kuwaiti jet ends in the year 1984.
Dec 10 In the year 1984 south African Bishop Desmond Tutu received his Nobel Peace Prize
Dec 11 George Waggner, director/writer, dies at 90 in the year 1984.
Dec 13 Artificial heart recipient William Schroeder suffers first stroke on this day in history.
Dec 15 Avon Long, actor (Roots: Next Generation), dies at 74 in the year 1984.
Dec 15 USSR launches Vega 1 for rendezvous with Halley's Comet in the year 1984.
Dec 18 Christopher Guest (Saturday Night Live) and actress Jamie Lee Curtis are married in Los Angeles on this day in history.
Dec 19 Fire at the Wilberg Mine in central Utah killed 27 people on this day in history.
Dec 19 In the year 1984 michel Magne, composer, dies at 54
Dec 20 On this day in history 33 unknown Bach keyboard works found in the Yale library
Dec 21 In the year 1984 uSSR launches Vega 2 for fly-by of Halley's Come
Dec 22 On this day in history bernhard Goetz shoots 4 black youths on a NYC subway train
Dec 22 Madonna's "Like a Virgin," single goes #1 for 6 weeks in the year 1984.
Dec 24 In the year 1984 ian Hendry, actor (Assassin, Get Carter, Repulsion), dies at 53
Dec 28 Sam Peckinpah, director, dies of cardiac arrest at 59 in the year 1984.
Dec 28 On this day in history tV soap "The Edge of Night" ends 28 year run
Dec 29 Indian PM Rajiv Gandhi claims victory in parliamentary elections in the year 1984.
Dec 29 Leo Robin, lyricist, dies of heart failure at 84 on this day in history.
Dec 30 Miss Elizabeth (Hulette) & Macho Man Randy Savage (Poffo) wed on this day in history.