On This Day

What Happened on April 2, 1984

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

46th NCAA Mens Basketball Championship: Georgetown beats Houston, 84-75; Hoyas center Patrick Ewing tournament MOP; John Thompson first African-American head coach to lead his team to any NCAA Division I title

Hall of Fame NBA Centre Patrick Ewing
Hall of Fame NBA Centre
Patrick Ewing

Famous Birthdays

  • Meryl Cassie, New Zealand actress and singer (The Tribe), born in George, Cape Province, South Africa

Famous Divorces


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau (64) divorces Margaret Sinclair née Sinclair (35) due to irreconcilable differences after 13 years of marriage

Prime Minister of Canada Pierre Trudeau
Prime Minister of Canada
Pierre Trudeau