What Happened on December 16, 1984

Famous Birthdays

Theo JamesTheo James (38 years old)

English actor (Divergent, The Time Traveler's Wife), born in High Wycombe, England

Famous Deaths

  • Debs Garms, American baseball utility (World Series 1944 St. Louis Cardinals; NL batting champion 1940 Pittsburgh Pirates), dies at 77
1984 Highlights

About December 16, 1984

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 1 month and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Like A Virgin - Madonna
  • UK #1 Song: Do They Know It's Christmas? - Band Aid