What Happened on February 19, 1984

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Doonesbury" closes at Biltmore Theater NYC after 104 performances
  • 14th winter Olympic games close at Sarajevo, Yugoslavia
  • 1st brother combo to win Gold & Silver in same event at Olympics (Phil & Steve Mahre-Slalom)
  • 26th Daytona 500: Cale Yarborough wins (150.994 MPH)
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Richardson, American Idol finalist

Famous Deaths

  • Ina Ray Hutton, American orchestra leader (Ina Ray Hutton Show), dies at 66