On This Day

What Happened on July 21, 1984

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Marita Koch of East Germany sets world women's mark for 200m, 21.71s
  • USSR performs underground nuclear Test

Famous Birthdays

  • Liam Ridgewell, English footballer
  • Paul Davis, American basketball player

Famous Deaths

  • Michael Osborne, American rock guitarist and vocalist (Axe), dies at 34