January 2, 1984 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History


BattleCoup d'├ętat

Major-General Muhammadu Buhari is declared Head of State in Nigeria, following a military coup.

President of Nigeria Muhammadu Buhari
President of Nigeria
Muhammadu Buhari
  • Riot in Tunis kills over 100
  • Wilson Goode, sworn-in as Phila's 1st black mayor

Birthdays in History

  • Colleen Taylor, American journalist