What Happened on April 21, 1984

Historical Events

  • "Nightline" reverts from 1 hour to ½ hour format

Music History

After 37 weeks Michael Jackson's album "Thriller" is knocked off as top album by movie soundtrack for "Footloose"

  • Centers for Disease Cont says virus discovered in France causes AIDS
  • Franz Weber of Austria skis downhill at a record 209.8 kph
  • Montreal Expo David Palmer no-hits St Louis Cards, 4-0 in a perfect 5 inn game
1984 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Ashley Peldon, actress (Marsha-Guilding Light, Deceived), born in Staten Island, New York
Born in 1984

About April 21, 1984

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 1 month and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus

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