On This Day

What Happened on January 31, 1984

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.
1984 Highlights

About January 31, 1984

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius