On This Day

What Happened on August 19, 1984

Historical Events

PGA 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

Presidential Convention

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


Famous Birthdays

  • Alessandro Matri, Italian footballer, born in Sant'Angelo Lodigiano, Italy
  • Simon Bird, British comic actor (The Inbetweeners -"Will"; Friday Night Dinner - "Adam"), born in Guildford, Surrey, England
1984 Highlights

About August 19, 1984

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 3 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Leo