On This Day

What Happened on July 30, 1984

Historical Events

  • Alvenus tanker at Cameron Louisiana, spills 2.8 million gallons of oil
  • Holly Roffey aged 11 days is the youngest ever to receive a heart transplant
  • Soap Opera "Santa Barbara" premieres on NBC TV

Famous Birthdays

  • Gabrielle Christian, American actress, born in Washington, D.C.
  • Kevin Pittsnogle, American basketball player, born in Martinsburg, West Virginia

Famous Deaths

  • Maurice Tremlett, cricketer (England pace bowler 1948-49), dies
1984 Highlights

About July 30, 1984

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 37 years
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Leo