On This Day

What Happened on August 19, 1984

Historical Events

Sport awardPGA Championship

PGA Championship Men's Golf, Shoal Creek: Lee Trevino wins his 2nd PGA C'ship by 4 shots from Gary Player and Lanny Wadkins

Golfer Gary Player
Gary Player

Electoral defeatPresidential Convention

Republican convention in Dallas, Texas nominates incumbent Ronald Reagan for President

US President & Actor Ronald Reagan
US President & Actor
Ronald Reagan

Famous Birthdays

  • Alessandro Matri, Italian footballer
  • Micah Alberti, American actor
  • Ryan Taylor, English footballer
1984 Highlights

About August 19, 1984

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 3 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Leo