On This Day

What Happened on July 29, 1984

Historical Events

  • American cyclists Alexi Grewal and Connie Carpenter take out the road race double around the streets of Mission Viejo at the LA Olympics
  • Canadian Open Women's Golf (du Maurier Classic), St. George's CC: Juli Inkster wins by 1 from Ayako Okamoto of Japan

Famous Birthdays

  • Chad Billingsley, American baseball player

Famous Deaths

  • Fred Waring, American bandleader, conductor, and Waring Blender namesake, dies at 84
  • Woodrow Parfey, actor (Time Express), dies at 61 of a heart attack
1984 Highlights

About July 29, 1984

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 2 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Leo