Historical Events In 1984
Saturday, 15 August 2020
Nov 16 On this day in history 14th Shuttle Mission (51A) -Discovery 2- lands at Kennedy Center
Nov 16 In the year 1984 john Lennon releases "Every Man has a Woman Who Loves Him"
Nov 19 In the year 1984 george D Aiken, (Sen-R-Vt, 1941-75), dies at 92
Nov 20 Alexander Moyzes, composer, dies at 78 in the year 1984.
Nov 25 In the year 1984 william Schroeder, becomes 2nd to receive Jarvik-7 artificial heart
Nov 27 Percy Norris, deputy high commissioner of India, shot dead in the year 1984.
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 Virginia Lacy Jones, US librarian/presidents advisor, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Dec 04 On this day in history hijackers commandeered a Kuwaiti airliner
Dec 04 On this day in history john Rock, US co-developer of anti-conceptiepil, dies at 94
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 In the year 1984 jeanne Cagney, actress (Quicksand, Kentucky Rifle), dies at 65
Dec 08 In the year 1984 luther Adler, actor (Dr Bernard Altman-The Psychiatrist), dies at 81
Dec 09 6 day hijack of Kuwaiti jet ends in the year 1984.
Dec 10 South African Bishop Desmond Tutu received his Nobel Peace Prize on this day in history.
Dec 11 On this day in history george Waggner, director/writer, dies at 90
Dec 13 Artificial heart recipient William Schroeder suffers first stroke on this day in history.
Dec 15 In the year 1984 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 On this day in history christopher Guest (Saturday Night Live) and actress Jamie Lee Curtis are married in Los Angeles.
Dec 19 On this day in history fire at the Wilberg Mine in central Utah killed 27 people
Dec 19 Michel Magne, composer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1984.
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 Ian Hendry, actor (Assassin, Get Carter, Repulsion), dies at 53 in the year 1984.
Dec 28 On this day in history sam Peckinpah, director, dies of cardiac arrest at 59
Dec 28 On this day in history 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 in the year 1984.
Dec 30 In the year 1984 miss Elizabeth (Hulette) & Macho Man Randy Savage (Poffo) wed