What Happened on July 11, 1984

Historical Events

  • 55th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 3-1 at Candlestick Park, San Francisco

Sports History

All star MVP: Gary Carter (Mont Expos) awarded for 2nd time

  • Britain's MusicBox begins satellite transmission to Europe
  • Government orders air bags or seat belts would be required in cars by 1989
  • Lucas Mangope re-elected president of Bophuthatswana
1984 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Rachael Taylor, Australian actress (Jessica Jones), born in Launceston, Tasmania
  • Tanith Belbin White, Canadian-American ice dancer and TV commentator, born in Kingston, Ontario
  • Yorman Bazardo, Venezuelan MLB player (Detroit Tigers), born in Maracay, Venezuela
Born in 1984

Famous Deaths

  • Karel Mengelberg, Dutch composer and conductor, dies at 81

About July 11, 1984

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 2 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: When Doves Cry - Prince
  • UK #1 Song: Two Tribes - Frankie Goes To Hollywood