On This Day

What Happened on January 16, 1984

Historical Events

Music Awards

11th American Music Awards: Pat Benatar and Michael Jackson win

Music History

Paul & Linda McCartney arrested in Barbados-possession of cannabis

Famous Birthdays

  • Jared Slingerland, Canadian rock guitarist and electronic musician, born in Kelowna, British Columbia
1984 Highlights

About January 16, 1984

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 10 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Capricorn