On This Day

What Happened on December 7, 1984

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Allan Border's 1st Test Cricket match as captain (v WI Adelaide)

Cricketer Allan Border
Cricketer
Allan Border

Famous Birthdays

  • Aaron Gray, American basketball player, born in Tarzana, California
  • Luca Rigoni, Italian footballer, born in Schio, Italy
  • Robert Kubica, Polish Formula One racing driver (1st Finnish to compete in Formula One), born in Krak√≥w, Poland

Famous Deaths

  • Jeanne Cagney, American actress (Lion is in the Streets, Quicksand, Kentucky Rifle), dies of cancer at 65
  • Lee Roy Yarbrough, American race car (Nascar) driver (b. 1938)
1984 Highlights

About December 7, 1984

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 7 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius