Historical Events In 1984
Sunday, 31 May 2020
Jan 01 AT&T is divested of its monopoly, as its 22 Bell System companies are broken into individual firms on this day in history.
Jan 01 On this day in history aT&T's 22 owned Bell system companies divests into 8 companies
Jan 01 In the year 1984 brunei becomes independent of UK
Jan 01 In the year 1984 new York City NY transit fare rises from 75¢ to 90¢
Jan 02 Darryl Cullinan, 16, scores his first first-class cricket century on this day in history.
Jan 02 On this day in history miami beats Nebraska in Orange Bowl for college football championship
Jan 02 On this day in history riot in Tunis kills over 100
Jan 02 In the year 1984 wilson Goode, sworn-in as Philadelphia's first black mayor
Jan 03 Syria frees captured US pilot after appeal from Jesse Jackson in the year 1984.
Jan 04 On this day in history "Night Court" starring Harry Anderson premieres on NBC TV
Jan 05 In the year 1984 greg Chappell scores 182* in his last Test innings
Jan 06 In the year 1984 challenger moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS 41 B mission
Jan 06 In the year 1984 last day of Test cricket for Chappell, Marsh &Lillee
Jan 07 On this day in history train wreck near Medicine Hat, Alberta releases dangerous gases, forcing evacuation of 800 people
Jan 09 "TV's Bloopers & Practical Jokes" premieres on NBC TV (Whoops) on this day in history.
Jan 09 "WHERE’S THE BEEF?" Clara Peller was first seen by TV viewers this day in the famous and successful commercial campaign for Wendy’s fast-food chain in the year 1984.
Jan 09 On this day in history eAA moves operations to Oshkosh
Jan 09 In the year 1984 john Lennon releases "Nobody Told Me"
Jan 09 Wolfgang Staudte, German director (Ciske de Rat), dies at 77 in the year 1984.
Jan 10 Argentine ex-president/General Bignone arrested in the year 1984.
Jan 10 In the year 1984 bulgarian Tupolev 134 crashes at Sofia airport in Bulgaria, 50 die
Jan 10 In the year 1984 clara Peller first asks, "Where's the Beef?"
Jan 10 In the year 1984 the U.S. and the Vatican establish diplomatic relations for the first time since 1867.
Jan 10 In the year 1984 uS establishes full diplomatic relations with Vatican after 117 years
Jan 11 Fritz Geissler, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Jan 11 In the year 1984 sTS 41-B vehicle moves to launch pad
Jan 11 Supreme Court reinstated $10M award to Karen Silkwood's family in the year 1984.
Jan 14 Madonna first sings "Holiday" on American Bandstand on this day in history.
Jan 14 Mary Zeldenrust-Noordanus, Dutch sexuologist (NVSH), dies at 55 in the year 1984.
Jan 15 Hana Mandlikova ends Martina Navratilova's 54-match winning streak on this day in history.
Jan 16 11th American Music Award Michael Jackson on this day in history.
Jan 16 On this day in history extortionist sends letter to Queensland Primary Industries Department threatening to release foot and mouth virus unless state jails are reformed.
Jan 16 Paul & Linda McCartney arrested in Barbados-possession of cannabis on this day in history.
Jan 16 On this day in history president Reagan called for peaceful competition with Moscow. He authorized research and development on space-age weapons capable of destroying incoming nuclear missiles, the program known as Star Wars.