On This Day

What Happened on February 20, 1984

Famous Birthdays

  • Johannes "Jo" Alisch, German classical cellist, and jazz bassist, born in Mannheim, Germany

Trevor Noah

Trevor Noah, South African comedian, actor and TV host (The Daily Show), born in Johannesburg, South Africa


Famous Deaths

  • Fikret Amirov, Azerbaijani-Soviet composer (Azerbaijan Capriccio, Shur), dies at 61
1984 Highlights

About February 20, 1984

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Washington's Birthday (United States)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces