On This Day

What Happened on December 14, 1984

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Sportscaster Howard Cosell retires from Monday Night Football

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Brunt, Northern Irish footballer, born in Belfast
  • Edward Rainsford, Zimbabwean cricketer, born in Kadoma, Zimbabwe
  • Jackson Rathbone, American actor (The Twilight Saga), born in Singapore

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Singer and actress Bette Midler (39) weds Martin Von Hasselberg at Starlight Chapel in Las Vegas

Actress and Singer Bette Midler
Actress and Singer
Bette Midler

Famous Deaths

  • Vicente Aleixandre, Spanish writer (Ambito, Bird of Paper, Nobel 1977), dies at 86