What Happened on January 6, 1984

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Challenger moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS 41 B mission
  • Last day of Test cricket for Chappell, Marsh & Lillee

Famous Birthdays

  • A.J. Hawk, American football player
  • Kate McKinnon [Berthold] actress and comedian (Ghostbusters), born in Sea Cliff, New York
  • Sean O'Brien, Australian professional windsurfer

Famous Deaths

  • Ernest Laszlo, Hungarian-U.S. cinematographer (b. 1898)