Historical Events In 1984
Friday, 30 October 2020
Nov 16 14th Shuttle Mission (51A) -Discovery 2- lands at Kennedy Center in the year 1984.
Nov 16 On this day in history john Lennon releases "Every Man has a Woman Who Loves Him"
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 In the year 1984 percy Norris, deputy high commissioner of India, shot dead
Nov 28 Hans Speidel, German gen/NATO-supreme commander (1957-64), dies at 87 in the year 1984.
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 In the year 1984 virginia Lacy Jones, US librarian/presidents advisor, dies at 72
Dec 04 Hijackers commandeered a Kuwaiti airliner in the year 1984.
Dec 04 John Rock, US co-developer of anti-conceptiepil, dies at 94 on this day in history.
Dec 06 Hijackers aboard Kuwaiti jetliner kill 2nd hostage on this day in history.
Dec 06 On this day in history ruth Cummings, actress (Daybreak, Dream of Love), dies at 90
Dec 07 Jeanne Cagney, actress (Quicksand, Kentucky Rifle), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Dec 08 Luther Adler, actor (Dr Bernard Altman-The Psychiatrist), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Dec 09 6 day hijack of Kuwaiti jet ends on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1984.
Dec 18 In the year 1984 christopher Guest (Saturday Night Live) and actress Jamie Lee Curtis are married in Los Angeles.
Dec 19 In the year 1984 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 33 unknown Bach keyboard works found in the Yale library on this day in history.
Dec 21 USSR launches Vega 2 for fly-by of Halley's Come on this day in history.
Dec 22 Bernhard Goetz shoots 4 black youths on a NYC subway train in the year 1984.
Dec 22 Madonna's "Like a Virgin," single goes #1 for 6 weeks on this day in history.
Dec 24 On this day in history ian Hendry, actor (Assassin, Get Carter, Repulsion), dies at 53
Dec 28 On this day in history sam Peckinpah, director, dies of cardiac arrest at 59
Dec 28 In the year 1984 tV soap "The Edge of Night" ends 28 year run
Dec 29 In the year 1984 indian PM Rajiv Gandhi claims victory in parliamentary elections
Dec 29 Leo Robin, lyricist, dies of heart failure at 84 on this day in history.
Dec 30 Miss Elizabeth (Hulette) & Macho Man Randy Savage (Poffo) wed on this day in history.