What Happened on January 31, 1984

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 36th NHL All-Star Game, Brendan Byrne Arena, East Rutherford: Wales Conference beats Campbell Conference, 7-6; MVP: Don Maloney, NY Rangers, LW
  • Edwin Newman retires from NBC News after 35 years with the network
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeremy Wariner, American 400m runner, born in Irving, Texas
  • Vernon Davis, American football tight end, born in Washington, D.C.