What Happened on April 17, 1984

Historical Events

  • Braves pitcher Pascual Perez suspended due to cocaine usage
  • During Libyan Embassy demonstration in London, British police officer Yvonne Fletcher shot dead

Famous Deaths

  • Claude Provost, French Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1933)
  • Mark W. Clark, American general, dies at 87

About April 17, 1984

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 11 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries

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