On This Day

What Happened on January 18, 1984

Historical Events

  • 80th Islander & 3rd dual hat trick (Carroll & Bossy) 9-1 win

Famous Birthdays

  • Benji Schwimmer, American dancer, born in Newport Beach, California
  • Kristy Lee Cook, American country singer (American Idol season 7), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Maarja Kivi, Estonian singer, born in Tallinn, Estonia
  • Michael Kearney, American child prodigy, born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Seung-Hui Cho, South Korean-born spree killer (Virginia Tech), born in Onyang-dong, South Korea (d. 2007)

Famous Deaths

  • Malcolm H Kerr, 9th President of American U of Beirut, shot dead
  • Vassilis Tsitsanis, Greek singer and songwriter (b. 1915)
1984 Highlights

About January 18, 1984

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 10 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Capricorn