Historical Events In 1984
Thursday, 01 October 2020
Feb 22 Brothers Anton & Peter Stastny score 8 points each for NHL Québec on this day in history.
Feb 24 Iraq resumes air attack on Iran on this day in history.
Feb 24 Uwe Johnson, writer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
Feb 25 On this day in history oil fire in Cubatao Brazil kills 500
Feb 26 Last US marines in multinational peace-keeping force in Lebanon left Beirut in the year 1984.
Feb 26 Pak Awang (84) marries 80th spouse in the year 1984.
Feb 26 On this day in history reverend Jesse Jackson acknowledges that he called NYC, "Hymietown"
Feb 26 In the year 1984 robert Penn Warren, Pulitzer Prize winner, named first US poet laureate
Feb 27 Carl Lewis jumps world record indoor (8,675 meters) on this day in history.
Feb 27 In the year 1984 worker's union leader Billy Nair freed in South Africa
Feb 27 On this day in history wRC-AM in Washington DC changes call letters to WWRC
Feb 28 26th Grammy Awards Beat It, Michael Jackson wins 8 on this day in history.
Feb 28 On this day in history leslie Walcott, cricketer (Test for WI v England 1930), dies
Feb 28 On this day in history pierre Elliott Trudeau 1919- goes for a walk in an Ottawa blizzard and decides to resign; announces decision the following day; Canada's 15th Prime Minister
Feb 29 Canadian PM Pierre Elliott Trudeau announced he is stepping down in the year 1984.
Feb 29 On this day in history canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau announces he is leaving office after serving over 15 years.
Feb 29 On this day in history roland Culver, actor (Thunderball), dies of heart problems at 83
Mar 01 On this day in history jackie Coogan, actor (Uncle Fester-Addams Family), dies at 69
Mar 01 NASA launches Landsat-D Prime (Landsat 5) to thematic map the Earth on this day in history.
Mar 01 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR on this day in history.
Mar 02 Iran offensive against Iraq fails on this day in history.
Mar 02 Louis Basile, actor (Louie-The Super), dies at 48 on this day in history.
Mar 04 Shalva Mikhaylovich Mshvelidze, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
Mar 05 Harry Salter, orch leader (Stop the Music), dies at 85 on this day in history.
Mar 05 In the year 1984 supreme Court (5-4); city may use public money for Nativity scene
Mar 05 On this day in history uS accuse Iraq of using poison gas
Mar 06 On this day in history henry Wilcoxon, actor (Cleopatra, Dragnet, Jericho), dies at 78
Mar 07 $180 million out-of-court settlement reached in Agent Orange suit on this day in history.
Mar 07 In Southern Italy a 5.8 earthquake killed three people and at least 100 injured, and extensive damage in the Abruzzo area on this day in history.
Mar 08 First US cruise missile tested over western Canada; unarmed missile stays attached to B-52 bomber in the year 1984.
Mar 09 In the year 1984 emile Gumbs' Anguilla National Alliance wins elections
Mar 09 John Lennon releases "Borrowed Time" in the year 1984.
Mar 10 Heavyweight Tim Witherspoon KOs Greg Page on this day in history.
Mar 10 June Marlowe, actress (Pardon US), dies at 81 on this day in history.