On This Day

What Happened on July 9, 1984

Historical Events

  • 12th Century York Minster damaged in lightning storm
  • Yvonne Ryding of Sweden crowned 33rd Miss Universe

Famous Birthdays

  • Jacob Hoggard, Canadian singer (Hedley), born in Surrey, British Columbia

Famous Deaths

  • Randall Thompson, American composer (Trip to Nahant), dies at 85
1984 Highlights

About July 9, 1984

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 4 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer