On This Day

What Happened on February 13, 1984

Historical Events

  • 6 year old Texan Stormie Jones gets 1st heart & liver transplant
  • Karin Enke of East Germany wins her 2nd gold medal of the Sarajevo Winter Games, winning the women's 1,000m in Olympic record 1:21.61; also wins 1,500m gold
  • Swedish cross country skier Gunde Svan wins 15k event, the first of 2 gold medals at the Sarajevo Winter Olympics; also wins 4 x 10k relay gold

Famous Deaths

  • Andre Stander, South African police captain and bank robber (b. 1946)
1984 Highlights

About February 13, 1984

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius