Historical Events on December 31st, 1984

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Def Leppard drummer Rick Allen loses his arm in a car crash
  • NYC subway gunman Bernhard Goetz surrenders to police in NH
  • Rajiv Gandhi takes office as India's 7th Prime Minister succeeding his mother Indira Gandhi
  • Test Cricket debut of Mohammad Azharuddin, v England at Calcutta
  • US leaves UNESCO