On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 1984

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Hitomi Hyuga, Japanese actress
  • Rachael Taylor, Australian actress
  • Tanith Belbin, Canadian ice dancer
  • Yorman Bazardo, Venezuelan baseball player

Famous Deaths

  • Karel Mengelberg, Dutch composer and conductor, dies at 81
1984 Highlights

About July 11, 1984

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 6 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer