On This Day

What Happened on January 16, 1984

Historical Events


Music awardsMusic Awards

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

King of Pop Michael Jackson
King of Pop
Michael Jackson

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Paul & Linda McCartney arrested in Barbados-possession of cannabis

Musician, Activist and Photographer Linda McCartney
Musician, Activist and Photographer
Linda McCartney

Famous Birthdays

  • Jared Slingerland, Canadian musician, born in Kelowna, Canada
1984 Highlights

About January 16, 1984

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 10 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Capricorn