Historical Events In 1984
Wednesday, 18 May 2022
Nov 16 14th Shuttle Mission (51A) -Discovery 2- lands at Kennedy Center on this day in history.
Nov 16 John Lennon releases "Every Man has a Woman Who Loves Him" in the year 1984.
Nov 19 George D Aiken, (Sen-R-Vt, 1941-75), dies at 92 on this day in history.
Nov 20 Alexander Moyzes, composer, dies at 78 in the year 1984.
Nov 25 William Schroeder, becomes 2nd to receive Jarvik-7 artificial heart on this day in history.
Nov 27 Percy Norris, deputy high commissioner of India, shot dead in the year 1984.
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 On this day in history virginia Lacy Jones, US librarian/presidents advisor, dies at 72
Dec 04 On this day in history hijackers commandeered a Kuwaiti airliner
Dec 04 John Rock, US co-developer of anti-conceptiepil, dies at 94 in the year 1984.
Dec 06 Hijackers aboard Kuwaiti jetliner kill 2nd hostage in the year 1984.
Dec 06 Ruth Cummings, actress (Daybreak, Dream of Love), dies at 90 on this day in history.
Dec 07 In the year 1984 jeanne Cagney, actress (Quicksand, Kentucky Rifle), dies at 65
Dec 08 In the year 1984 luther Adler, actor (Dr Bernard Altman-The Psychiatrist), dies at 81
Dec 09 On this day in history 6 day hijack of Kuwaiti jet ends
Dec 10 On this day in history 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 in the year 1984.
Dec 15 On this day in history avon Long, actor (Roots: Next Generation), dies at 74
Dec 15 USSR launches Vega 1 for rendezvous with Halley's Comet on this day in history.
Dec 18 Christopher Guest (Saturday Night Live) and actress Jamie Lee Curtis are married in Los Angeles on this day in history.
Dec 19 On this day in history fire at the Wilberg Mine in central Utah killed 27 people
Dec 19 In the year 1984 michel Magne, composer, dies at 54
Dec 20 In the year 1984 33 unknown Bach keyboard works found in the Yale library
Dec 21 On this day in history 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 In the year 1984 madonna's "Like a Virgin," single goes #1 for 6 weeks
Dec 24 Ian Hendry, actor (Assassin, Get Carter, Repulsion), dies at 53 in the year 1984.
Dec 28 On this day in history sam Peckinpah, director, dies of cardiac arrest at 59
Dec 28 TV soap "The Edge of Night" ends 28 year run on this day in history.
Dec 29 Indian PM Rajiv Gandhi claims victory in parliamentary elections on this day in history.
Dec 29 Leo Robin, lyricist, dies of heart failure at 84 on this day in history.
Dec 30 In the year 1984 miss Elizabeth (Hulette) & Macho Man Randy Savage (Poffo) wed