On This Day

What Happened on January 21, 1984

Historical Events

  • US male Figure Skating championship won by Scott Hamilton

Famous Birthdays

  • Hiroki Yuhara, Japanese rugby union hooker (22 caps; Toshiba Brave Lupus), born in Chiba, Japan (d. 2020)

Famous Deaths

  • Giannis Skaribas, Greek writer, dramatist, and poet (b. 1893)
  • Jackie Wilson, American soul singer-songwriter and performer (I Get the Sweetest Feeling), dies at 49
1984 Highlights

About January 21, 1984

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 9 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius