What Happened on June 22, 1984

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Calvin Griffith signs letter of intent to sell ownership of Twins
  • Carl Pohlad becomes CEO of Minnesota Twins
  • Jolande van de Meer swims Dutch record 800 m freestyle (8:39.30)
  • Joseph Luns resigns as secretary-general of NATO

Famous Birthdays

  • Janko Tipsarević, Serbian tennis player
  • Jerome Taylor, West Indies international cricketer

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Losey, director (Go-Between, M, Concrete Jungle), dies at 75