Historical Events on May 8, 1984

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • France performs nuclear test at Mururoa atoll

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Minnesota Twins Kirby Puckett debuts with 4 singles

MLB Center Fielder Kirby Puckett
MLB Center Fielder
Kirby Puckett
  • Thames Barrier to stop flooding in London officially completed
  • USSR announces it will not participate in Los Angeles Summer Olympics