Historical Events In 1984
Saturday, 30 September 2023
Jul 31 Bill Raisch, one armed actor (Fred Johnson-Fugitive), dies at 79 in the year 1984.
Jul 31 In the year 1984 uS men's gymnastics team won team gold medal at LA Summer Olympics
Aug 03 365.7 million shares traded in NY Stock Exchange in the year 1984.
Aug 04 Carl Lewis wins gold medal in 100-meter dash at LA Summer Olympics in the year 1984.
Aug 04 In the year 1984 edmon Ryan actor, dies at 79 of a heart attack
Aug 04 On this day in history edmond Ryan, actor (Human Monster), dies at 79 of a heart attack
Aug 04 On this day in history mary Miles Minter silent screen star, dies at 82 of heart failure
Aug 04 In the year 1984 prince's "Purple Rain," album goes to #1 & stays #1 for 24 weeks
Aug 04 In the year 1984 republic of Upper Volta becomes Bourkina Fasso (National Day)
Aug 04 Walter Burke actor, dies at 75 of emphysema in the year 1984.
Aug 05 On this day in history howard Culver, actor (Howie-Gunsmoke), dies at 66
Aug 06 On this day in history 203.05 million shares traded in NY Stock Exchange
Aug 07 On this day in history esther Phillips, US singer (What a Difference a Day Makes), dies at 48
Aug 08 Richard Deacon, actor (Mel Cooley-Dick Van Dyke Show), dies at 62 on this day in history.
Aug 11 On this day in history alfred A Knopf, US publisher, dies at 91
Aug 11 Carl Lewis duplicates Jesse Owens' 1936 feat, wins 4 Olym track golds on this day in history.
Aug 11 During a radio voice test Pres Reagan joked he "signed legislation that would outlaw Russia forever. We begin bombing in 5 minutes" on this day in history.
Aug 13 In the year 1984 clyde Cook, actor (Dawn Patrol, Jazz Heaven), dies in his sleep at 92
Aug 14 On this day in history iBM releases MS-DOS version 3.0
Aug 14 On this day in history john Boynton Priestley, English, stagewriter (Magicians), dies at 89
Aug 16 In the year 1984 gyorgy Kosa, composer, dies at 87
Aug 16 In the year 1984 lA federal jury acquits auto maker John Z DeLorean on cocaine charges
Aug 17 In the year 1984 holly Roffey, youngest heart transplant, dies at 4 weeks
Aug 18 In the year 1984 triangle Oil Corp, above-ground storage tank at Jacksonville Fla, spills 2.5 m gallons of oil burned after lightning sparked a fire
Aug 19 Lee Trevino wins the PGA on this day in history.
Aug 21 On this day in history australia's federal budget speech is televised live from Canberra for the first time
Aug 21 Widespread arrests on the eve of South African coloured elections in the year 1984.
Aug 22 Charles Whittenberg, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
Aug 22 Rep convention in Dallas renominates Pres Reagan and VP Bush in the year 1984.
Aug 25 Truman Capote, author (In Cold Blood), dies at 59 on this day in history.
Aug 26 On this day in history julie Stevens, actress (Lorelei-Big Town), dies at 67
Aug 26 Typhoon Ike in Philippines killing 1,474 people in the year 1984.
Aug 27 Bernard Youens, British actor (Coronation Street), dies at 69 in the year 1984.
Aug 27 Diane Sawyer joins the on-air reporting cast of the CBS TV show 60 Minutes in the year 1984.