On This Day

What Happened on December 7, 1984

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Aaron Gray, American basketball player
  • Luca Rigoni, Italian footballer
  • Robert Kubica, the first Polish Formula One racing driver

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)