What Happened on September 15, 1984

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 9th Toronto International Film Festival: "Places in the Heart" directed by Robert Benton wins the People's Choice Award
  • Morocco Showcase opens
  • Sharlene Wells (Utah), 20, crowned 58th Miss America 1985
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Henry Charles Albert David, Prince of Wales, 3rd in British succession

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Ikin, cricketer (England opener 1946-55), dies