What Happened on February 22, 1984

Famous Birthdays

  • Venetian Princess [Jodie-Amy Rivera], YouTube Internet personality, born in Brockton, Massachusetts

Famous Deaths

  • David, boy who spent most of his life in a plastic bubble, dies at 12
  • Jessamyn West, American writer (b. 1902)

Max Newman (1897-1984)

British mathematician and codebreaker (Colossus), dies at 87

  • Uwe Johnson, German writer (Gruppe 47), dies of heart disease at 49
1984 Highlights

About February 22, 1984

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 7 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Jump - Van Halen
  • UK #1 Song: Relax - Frankie Goes To Hollywood