Historical Events In 1984
Wednesday, 27 October 2021
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 in the year 1984.
Nov 20 Alexander Moyzes, composer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history hans Speidel, German gen/NATO-supreme commander (1957-64), dies at 87
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 On this day in history virginia Lacy Jones, US librarian/presidents advisor, dies at 72
Dec 04 Hijackers commandeered a Kuwaiti airliner in the year 1984.
Dec 04 On this day in history john Rock, US co-developer of anti-conceptiepil, dies at 94
Dec 06 On this day in history hijackers aboard Kuwaiti jetliner kill 2nd hostage
Dec 06 Ruth Cummings, actress (Daybreak, Dream of Love), dies at 90 on this day in history.
Dec 07 On this day in history jeanne Cagney, actress (Quicksand, Kentucky Rifle), dies at 65
Dec 08 Luther Adler, actor (Dr Bernard Altman-The Psychiatrist), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Dec 09 On this day in history 6 day hijack of Kuwaiti jet ends
Dec 10 In the year 1984 south African Bishop Desmond Tutu received his Nobel Peace Prize
Dec 11 On this day in history george Waggner, director/writer, dies at 90
Dec 13 Artificial heart recipient William Schroeder suffers first stroke in the year 1984.
Dec 15 On this day in history avon Long, actor (Roots: Next Generation), dies at 74
Dec 15 In the year 1984 uSSR launches Vega 1 for rendezvous with Halley's Comet
Dec 18 Christopher Guest (Saturday Night Live) and actress Jamie Lee Curtis are married in Los Angeles in the year 1984.
Dec 19 In the year 1984 fire at the Wilberg Mine in central Utah killed 27 people
Dec 19 Michel Magne, composer, dies at 54 in the year 1984.
Dec 20 In the year 1984 33 unknown Bach keyboard works found in the Yale library
Dec 21 On this day in history uSSR launches Vega 2 for fly-by of Halley's Come
Dec 22 On this day in history bernhard Goetz shoots 4 black youths on a NYC subway train
Dec 22 In the year 1984 madonna's "Like a Virgin," single goes #1 for 6 weeks
Dec 24 In the year 1984 ian Hendry, actor (Assassin, Get Carter, Repulsion), dies at 53
Dec 28 Sam Peckinpah, director, dies of cardiac arrest at 59 in the year 1984.
Dec 28 TV soap "The Edge of Night" ends 28 year run on this day in history.
Dec 29 In the year 1984 indian PM Rajiv Gandhi claims victory in parliamentary elections
Dec 29 In the year 1984 leo Robin, lyricist, dies of heart failure at 84
Dec 30 On this day in history miss Elizabeth (Hulette) & Macho Man Randy Savage (Poffo) wed