What Happened on October 26th, 1984

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Historical Events


Film-release-premierFilm Release

"The Terminator" directed by James Cameron and starring Arnold Schwarzenegger and Linda Hamilton is released in the US

Actor, Body Builder & Politician Arnold Schwarzenegger
Actor, Body Builder & Politician
Arnold Schwarzenegger
Film Director James Cameron
Film Director
James Cameron
  • Stephanie Fae Beauclair ("Baby Fae") gets baboon heart transplant, lives 21 days

Famous Birthdays

  • Adriano Correia Claro, Brazilian footballer
  • Amanda Overmyer, American Singer, American Idol (season 7)
  • Jefferson Farfán, Peruvian footballer
  • Sasha Cohen, American figure skater

Famous Deaths

  • John Woods Duke, composer, dies at 85
  • Laurie Langenbach, author, dies at 37
  • Sue Randall, actress (Miss Landers-Leave it to Beaver), dies at 49