On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 1984

Historical Events

  • Australian Test cricket spin bowler Bob Holland takes a career best 9-83 for NSW in the Sheffield Shield match against South Australia in Sydney

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Miami quarterback Dan Marino breaks NFL single-season touchdown pass record when he throws his 37th in the Dolphins' 45-34 loss to the Raiders; finishes season with 48 TD passes

Hall of Fame NFL Quarterback Dan Marino
Hall of Fame NFL Quarterback
Dan Marino
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
1984 Highlights

About December 2, 1984

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 9 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius