Historical Events In 1984
Saturday, 15 August 2020
Feb 22 In the year 1984 brothers Anton & Peter Stastny score 8 points each for NHL Québec
Feb 24 Iraq resumes air attack on Iran in the year 1984.
Feb 24 Uwe Johnson, writer, dies at 59 in the year 1984.
Feb 25 In the year 1984 oil fire in Cubatao Brazil kills 500
Feb 26 Last US marines in multinational peace-keeping force in Lebanon left Beirut on this day in history.
Feb 26 Pak Awang (84) marries 80th spouse in the year 1984.
Feb 26 In the year 1984 reverend Jesse Jackson acknowledges that he called NYC, "Hymietown"
Feb 26 In the year 1984 robert Penn Warren, Pulitzer Prize winner, named first US poet laureate
Feb 27 Carl Lewis jumps world record indoor (8,675 meters) in the year 1984.
Feb 27 Worker's union leader Billy Nair freed in South Africa on this day in history.
Feb 27 WRC-AM in Washington DC changes call letters to WWRC on this day in history.
Feb 28 26th Grammy Awards Beat It, Michael Jackson wins 8 in the year 1984.
Feb 28 Leslie Walcott, cricketer (Test for WI v England 1930), dies on this day in history.
Feb 28 On this day in history pierre Elliott Trudeau 1919- goes for a walk in an Ottawa blizzard and decides to resign; announces decision the following day; Canada's 15th Prime Minister
Feb 29 On this day in history canadian PM Pierre Elliott Trudeau announced he is stepping down
Feb 29 In the year 1984 canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau announces he is leaving office after serving over 15 years.
Feb 29 Roland Culver, actor (Thunderball), dies of heart problems at 83 in the year 1984.
Mar 01 Jackie Coogan, actor (Uncle Fester-Addams Family), dies at 69 on this day in history.
Mar 01 NASA launches Landsat-D Prime (Landsat 5) to thematic map the Earth on this day in history.
Mar 01 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR in the year 1984.
Mar 02 In the year 1984 iran offensive against Iraq fails
Mar 02 In the year 1984 louis Basile, actor (Louie-The Super), dies at 48
Mar 04 Shalva Mikhaylovich Mshvelidze, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
Mar 05 On this day in history harry Salter, orch leader (Stop the Music), dies at 85
Mar 05 Supreme Court (5-4); city may use public money for Nativity scene on this day in history.
Mar 05 In the year 1984 uS accuse Iraq of using poison gas
Mar 06 Henry Wilcoxon, actor (Cleopatra, Dragnet, Jericho), dies at 78 in the year 1984.
Mar 07 In the year 1984 $180 million out-of-court settlement reached in Agent Orange suit
Mar 07 In Southern Italy a 5.8 earthquake killed three people and at least 100 injured, and extensive damage in the Abruzzo area in the year 1984.
Mar 08 First US cruise missile tested over western Canada; unarmed missile stays attached to B-52 bomber in the year 1984.
Mar 09 Emile Gumbs' Anguilla National Alliance wins elections on this day in history.
Mar 09 On this day in history john Lennon releases "Borrowed Time"
Mar 10 On this day in history heavyweight Tim Witherspoon KOs Greg Page
Mar 10 On this day in history june Marlowe, actress (Pardon US), dies at 81