On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 1984

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Annette Kennedy of SUNY sets women's basketball record with 70 pts
  • Hilbert van de Thumb becomes European all-round skates

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Senior PGA Championship Men's Golf, PGA National GC: Arnold Palmer wins third of 5 Champions Your major titles by 2 strokes from Don January

  • Super Bowl XVIII, Tampa Stadium, Tampa, FL: LA Raiders beat Washington Redskins, 38-9; MVP: Marcus Allen, Los Angeles, RB

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Eager, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Ottawa, Canada
  • Leon Powe, American basketball player, born in Oakland, California
  • Maceo Rigters, Dutch footballer, born in Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Raica Oliveira, Brazilian supermodel, born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil