What Happened on August 25th, 1984

Day of Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • French airship capsizes
  • USSR performs underground nuclear test

Famous Deaths


Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

Truman Capote, American author (In Cold Blood), dies of liver cancer at 59

  • Viktor Chukarin, Soviet gymnast (b. 1921)
  • Waite Hoyte, knuckleball pitcher, dies at 84