What Happened on September 17th, 1984

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Brian Mulroney sworn in as Canada's 18th Prime Minister, succeeding John Turner

18th Prime Minister of Canada Brian Mulroney
18th Prime Minister of Canada
Brian Mulroney
17th Prime Minister of Canada John Turner
17th Prime Minister of Canada
John Turner
  • Dwight Gooden ties record of 32 strikeouts in consecutive games

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Reggie Jackson is 13th to hit 500 HRs

MLB Right Fielder Reggie Jackson
MLB Right Fielder
Reggie Jackson
  • USSR performs underground nuclear test

Famous Birthdays

  • Eugenia Volodina, Russian supermodel

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Basehart, actor (Rage), dies following several strokes at 70