What Happened on September 26, 1984

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 5,251 turn out to see Phillies play NY Mets at Shea Stadium
  • Berlin appeals court clears Paul McCartney in a paternity suit
  • Britain & China initial agreement return Hong Kong to China in 1997
  • Dutch Queen Beatrice opens University
  • Phila's Juan Samuel sets record for steals by a rookie with his 72nd

Event of interestEvent of Interest

President Reagan vetoes sanctions against South Africa

US President & Actor Ronald Reagan
US President & Actor
Ronald Reagan

Famous Birthdays

  • Keisha Buchanan, English singer (Sugababes)
  • Thore Schölermann, German actor

Famous Deaths

  • Paquirri, Spanish bullfighter (b. 1948)
  • Walter Pidgeon, actor (Forbidden Planet), dies of strokes at 87