Historical Events In 1984
Friday, 16 April 2021
Oct 23 In the year 1984 nBC airs BBC footage of Ethiopian famine
Oct 24 11 members of the Colombo crime family arrested in the year 1984.
Oct 24 In the year 1984 edith Massey, actress (Polyester, Pink Flamingos), dies at 66
Oct 24 On this day in history intelsat 5 re-enters Earth's atmosphere 5 months after it failed
Oct 24 In the year 1984 steffi Graf plays her first pro tennis match
Oct 25 "Give My Regards to Broad Street" premiers (Gotham Theater-NYC) on this day in history.
Oct 25 On this day in history pascale Ogier, actress (Ghost Dance), dies of heart attack at 24
Oct 26 In the year 1984 "Baby Fae" gets baboon heart transplant, lives 21 days
Oct 26 John Woods Duke, composer, dies at 85 on this day in history.
Oct 30 In the year 1984 june Duprez, actress (Calcutta, Tiger Fang), dies at 66
Oct 31 Eduardo De Filippo, director (7 Deadly Sins, Shoot Loud), dies at 84 on this day in history.
Oct 31 In the year 1984 puerto Rican tanker, San Francisco explodes spilling 2 million gallons of oil as the ship caught fire
Nov 01 Norman Krasna, author (Dear Ruth), dies of a heart attack at 74 on this day in history.
Nov 02 In the year 1984 margie V Barfield, US murderer, 1st woman electricuted in 22 years
Nov 03 In the year 1984 3,000 die in 3 day anti-Sikh riot in India
Nov 03 In the year 1984 body of assassinated Indian PM Indira Gandhi cremated
Nov 04 In the year 1984 merie Earle, actress (Maude-Waltons), dies of uremic poisoning at 95
Nov 04 On this day in history nicaragua holds first free elections in 56 years; Sandinistas win 63%
Nov 06 President Reagan (R) landslide (won 49 states) re-election over Mondale (D) in the year 1984.
Nov 07 On this day in history george Matthews, actor (Chick-Glynis), dies at 73 of heart disease
Nov 08 In the year 1984 anna Fisher becomes the first "mom" to go into orbit
Nov 08 On this day in history carl Gustav Sparre Olsen, composer, dies at 81
Nov 08 STS 51-A mission; launch in the year 1984.
Nov 09 On this day in history sara Rodrigues, famous singer/songwriter was born! November 09 1984
Nov 10 On this day in history sudie Bond actress, dies at 56 of a respiratory ailment
Nov 10 On this day in history sudie Bond, actress (Tomorrow), dies at 56 of a respiratory ailment
Nov 11 Martin Luther King Sr, US vicar/father of MLK Jr, dies at 84 on this day in history.
Nov 12 Paul McCartney releases "We All Stand Together" in the year 1984.
Nov 12 In the year 1984 space shuttle astronauts snared a satellite first space salvage
Nov 13 In the year 1984 dorothy Arnold, actress (House of Fear, Phantom Creeps), dies at 66
Nov 14 Astronauts aboard "Discovery" pluck a 2nd satellite from orbit in the year 1984.
Nov 14 On this day in history george Matthews, Bkln NY, actor (Chick-Glynis), dies at 73
Nov 14 NASA launches NATO-3D in the year 1984.
Nov 15 Baby Fae, who received a baboon's heart, dies at 3 weeks on this day in history.