On This Day

What Happened on April 9, 1984

Historical Events

Film tv awardsAcademy Awards

56th Academy Awards: "Terms of Endearment", Robert Duvall & Shirley MacLaine win

Famous Birthdays

  • Adam Loewen, Canadian baseball player, born in Surrey, British Columbia
  • Linda Chung, Chinese-Canadian actress and singer, born in Maple Ridge, British Columbia, Canada

Famous Deaths

  • Basil Henry Blackwell, British publisher, dies
1984 Highlights

About April 9, 1984

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 6 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries