On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 1984

Historical Events

  • "Baby" closes at Barrymore Theater NYC after 241 performances
  • The PG-13 rating is introduced by the MPAA

US Senior Golf Open

US Senior Open Men's Golf, Oak Hill CC: Miller Barber wins by 2 strokes from Arnold Palmer for his second Senior Open title

Famous Birthdays

  • Donald Thomas, Bahamian high jumper (World Championship gold 2007), born in Freeport, Bahamas

Famous Deaths

  • Moshé Feldenkrais, Ukrainian-Israeli engineer and physicist (founder of the Feldenkrais method), dies at 80
1984 Highlights

About July 1, 1984

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 6 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Canada Day (Canada)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer