What Happened on January 27, 1984

Historical Events

Album Release

"Milk & Honey" album by John Lennon and Yoko Ono released, featuring un-released recordings made during the 1980 "Double Fantasy" sessions, including "Grow Old With Me"

Music History

Michael Jackson is burned during filming for Pepsi commercial


Famous Birthdays

  • Davetta Sherwood, American actress (The Young And The Restless, 2006 - "Lily"), born in Mount Vernon, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Lou Crosby, American actor, and radio and TV announcer (Lum and Abner; The Lawrence Welk Show), dies at 69
1984 Highlights

About January 27, 1984

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 39 years and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Owner Of A Lonely Heart - Yes
  • UK #1 Song: Relax - Frankie Goes To Hollywood