Historical Events In 1984
Saturday, 30 September 2023
Feb 22 Brothers Anton & Peter Stastny score 8 points each for NHL Québec on this day in history.
Feb 24 Iraq resumes air attack on Iran on this day in history.
Feb 24 On this day in history uwe Johnson, writer, dies at 59
Feb 25 Oil fire in Cubatao Brazil kills 500 in the year 1984.
Feb 26 On this day in history last US marines in multinational peace-keeping force in Lebanon left Beirut
Feb 26 In the year 1984 pak Awang (84) marries 80th spouse
Feb 26 Reverend Jesse Jackson acknowledges that he called NYC, "Hymietown" on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Feb 27 On this day in history worker's union leader Billy Nair freed in South Africa
Feb 27 WRC-AM in Washington DC changes call letters to WWRC in the year 1984.
Feb 28 26th Grammy Awards Beat It, Michael Jackson wins 8 in the year 1984.
Feb 28 On this day in history leslie Walcott, cricketer (Test for WI v England 1930), dies
Feb 28 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 on this day in history.
Feb 29 Canadian PM Pierre Elliott Trudeau announced he is stepping down on this day in history.
Feb 29 On this day in history canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau announces he is leaving office after serving over 15 years.
Feb 29 On this day in history roland Culver, actor (Thunderball), dies of heart problems at 83
Mar 01 In the year 1984 jackie Coogan, actor (Uncle Fester-Addams Family), dies at 69
Mar 01 NASA launches Landsat-D Prime (Landsat 5) to thematic map the Earth in the year 1984.
Mar 01 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR in the year 1984.
Mar 02 Iran offensive against Iraq fails on this day in history.
Mar 02 In the year 1984 louis Basile, actor (Louie-The Super), dies at 48
Mar 04 On this day in history shalva Mikhaylovich Mshvelidze, composer, dies at 79
Mar 05 Harry Salter, orch leader (Stop the Music), dies at 85 in the year 1984.
Mar 05 On this day in history supreme Court (5-4); city may use public money for Nativity scene
Mar 05 US accuse Iraq of using poison gas in the year 1984.
Mar 06 Henry Wilcoxon, actor (Cleopatra, Dragnet, Jericho), dies at 78 on this day in history.
Mar 07 On this day in history $180 million out-of-court settlement reached in Agent Orange suit
Mar 07 On this day in history in Southern Italy a 5.8 earthquake killed three people and at least 100 injured, and extensive damage in the Abruzzo area
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 in the year 1984.
Mar 09 In the year 1984 john Lennon releases "Borrowed Time"
Mar 10 On this day in history heavyweight Tim Witherspoon KOs Greg Page
Mar 10 June Marlowe, actress (Pardon US), dies at 81 on this day in history.