What Happened on December 14, 1984

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Sportscaster Howard Cosell retires from Monday Night Football

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Brunt, Northern Irish footballer
  • Edward Rainsford, Zimbabwean cricketer
  • Jackson Rathbone, American actor (The Twilight Saga), born in Singapore

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Singer and actress Bette Midler (39) weds Martin Von Hasselberg at Starlight Chapel in Las Vegas

Actress/Singer Bette Midler
Bette Midler

Famous Deaths

  • Vicente Aleixandre, Spanish writer and Nobel laureate (b. 1898)